Tuesday 18 January 2022
Augustine delivers his Rule: sculpture in St Peter's,
Pavia, in Italy
THIS book by Margaret Miles is an autobiography with a
difference. Certainly she tells her life story; the difference is
the interweaving, as she does so, of her thoughts and reflections
on St Augustine's Confessions (a book she has read often),
drawing out differences and similarities between his world and the
one in which she grew up as the child of a certain type of
Christian believer. Augustine and the Fundamentalist's
Daughter shows, too, how her own thought has developed
over the years, as she has matured and formed her own habits of
mind (The Lutterworth Press, £17.75; 978-0-7188-9262-3).
Rob Joy was a violent and paranoid drug-addict who had a
troubled youth, and spent time in prison as a result of his
criminal activity. He is now a church leader, and in demand as a
Christian speaker around the country. He tells his sometimes
harrowing story in Internal Revolution: One man's
incredible journey from near death to new life (published
by Authentic Media at £7.99 (£7.20);
19 Jul 2013
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The secular world has moved away from autocratic styles. Bishops would do well to taken note, says Eve Poole
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