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Down on the farm

by Gillean Craig

Posted: 10 Jan 2014 @ 12:18

THE Reformation - dontcha just hate it? The older I get, the more convinced I become that in throwing out the bath water of late-medieval doctrinal error, untold babies of basic Christian living were similarly jettisoned.

Strong evidence to support my position was entertainingly adduced by Tudor Monastery Farm Christmas Special (BBC2, Tuesday of last week). Here we saw an everyday story of countryfolk towards the end of Henry VII's reign, where the teachings and ...

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