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

Knitted together

by Margaret Duggan

CRIBS OF all sorts are telling the Christmas story, from live animals in real stables to knitted shepherds and their sheep. This knitted crib scene again circulated round the parish of St Mary’s, Ross-on-Wye, in Hereford diocese, which is the home of Freda Davies, diocesan president of the Mothers’ Union. She tells me that the crib, the work of her members, emerges from her attic for Advent Sunday, and is then passed round the parish from home to home where there ...

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

Associate Rector

London and Home Counties

Diocese of Oxford ASSOCIATE RECTOR St James Gerrards Cross with St James Fulmer Growing spiritually and numerically for the sake of the nations By God's grace we are a church on the move. We...  Read More

Signup for job alerts
Top feature

The Flying Scotsman and the far-from-sporting Olympics

The Flying Scotsman and the far-from-sporting Olympics

As the world prepares for Rio, a new biography of Eric Liddell (whose story inspired Chariots of Fire) reveals that the spirit of sportsmanship was conspicuously absent from earlier Games  Subscribe to read more

Top comment

Voyeurism is not the public interest

The Supreme Court’s decision upholds rights to privacy, and might even raise standards, says Shiranikha Herbert  Subscribe to read more

Mon 30 May 16 @ 18:55
https://t.co/EjZaZ3xd6Q

Sun 29 May 16 @ 18:51
https://t.co/IgwOVmRIe1