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God is to be found in the worst places of the world. He is waiting for our prayers to linger with him long after such news has become boring to us. Dresden, Hama, Grozny, Aleppo, Mosul. A desperate litany of cities razed to the ground in total war, to which can now be added Raqqa. There has been little coverage of the battle to wrest Raqqa from the hands of Islamic State.
Famous people have the most diffused power to influence others, but more concentrated power lies closer to home.
Role models have always featured in culture but never more so than now.
God is present in the estates the Church talks about reaching; unlike his followers, he never left these spaces. It is to be seen whether the furore over the lack of black actors among the Oscar nominees for 2016 will make a difference
How easily would we interpret the language of an extra-terrestrial?Read more