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Listening changes perceptions

Attentiveness could be the way out of loneliness and to deeper concern for others, suggests Verena Schiller

AT TIMES, when my faith seems particularly shrouded in mists, and all manner of doubts invade the heart and mind, the awareness of the legacy of those whose quest was lived out here, in this place in Wales, down the ages, and the recognition that a similar quest is still drawing others here now fills me with hope.

Often their quest is not in the name of any “god” that they could claim, except in the sense that there is something more to life than linear time and the material world. ...

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The UK must recognise Palestine as a state

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Fri 29 May 15 @ 14:35
The shared conversations on sexuality continue... and views remain mixed http://t.co/VnoEqFw6xP http://t.co/kSX2zfO2Yb

Fri 29 May 15 @ 14:09
Yest +Southwark called on Govt to recognise Palestinian state. Read a former diplomat's take http://t.co/RSahh9pI0b http://t.co/arlr8d9kSu