New user? Register here:
Email Address:
Password:
Retype Password:
First Name:
Last Name:
Existing user? Login here:
 
 
Diary >

Diary

John Pridmore

by John Pridmore

Posted: 14 Nov 2014 @ 12:20

Russian return

THANKS to the compassionate Svetlana - we met her in my last diary column (26 September) - we got to St Petersburg. The international airport at St Petersburg has the largest Starbucks I have ever seen.

When I was last here, long before the demise of the Soviet Union, St Petersburg was Leningrad, and there was certainly no Starbucks at the airport or anywhere else in the city. Our hotel overlooked St Isaac's Cathedral. St Isaac's is a colossal ...

If you have a valid subscription to Church Times, please log in to view this content. If you require a subscription, please click here.
Job of the week

House for Duty Priest in Charge

North West

DIOCESE OF CARLISLE Black Combe Benefice St. Michael and All Angels Bootle; St. John The Baptist Corney; St. Mary's Whitbeck; St Mary's Whicham The Bishop of Carlisle seeks to appoint a House...  Read More

Signup for job alerts
Top feature

Not only dancing in the aisles

Not only dancing in the aisles

From skateboarding to real ale, churches are being used to engage with their localities in ever more imaginative ways. Pat Ashworth reports  Subscribe to read more

Question of the week
Should churchpeople resist the proposed liberalisation of Sunday trading laws?

To prevent multiple voting, we now ask readers to be logged in. This is free, quick and easy, honestly. Click here to login or register

Top comment

Listen to the Spirit - on the bus

A new initiative offers an appealing means of encouraging prayer, says Richard Chartres  Subscribe to read more

Thu 11 Feb 16 @ 11:17
Church buildings are engaging with their localities in ever more imaginative ways https://t.co/mOnS0Ukw4M https://t.co/ivnmcH2vNj

Wed 10 Feb 16 @ 22:48
The Church Commissioners agree extra £72.7m for mission https://t.co/ujVlbPxgCV https://t.co/7LaUdu1F4L