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Butterfield uncovered

THERE was a time, half a century ago, when there seemed to be a general wish to "modernise" everything, destroying period detail in houses, erecting the plainest and most utilitarian buildings, and demolishing much of what we now regard as our precious heritage. At that time there was an attempt to "modernise" All Saints', Harrow Weald, in London diocese, which included painting over - with aluminium paint - an intricate mosaic of the Tree of Life by no less an architect ...

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The lighter side of fund-raising

The lighter side of fund-raising

Maggie Durran reviews entries to a competition to find the best fund-raising ideas  Read More

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Would you like to see religious ads at the cinema?

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Questions to weigh before bombing

Just-war theory can guide MPs in these decisions, says Paul Vallely  Subscribe to read more

Sat 28 Nov 15 @ 20:34
Would Beeching-style church closures would signal that Christianity has had its time in the UK?

Sat 28 Nov 15 @ 18:46
@julesanddog The advert can be seen at the bottom of that story.