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Browse the latest subjects covered

Money makes the world go round – so why don’t we talk about it?

Blogg by Sarah Edwards, Executive Director, on ECCR website.
As a society and as Christians, we don’t want to chat about money with our friends or neighbours, talk about it in the media, and we definitely don’t want to hear it preached on from the pulpit. But if we look at the Bible, and the life and words of Jesus, money is talked about a lot!

January 2022

Chaplaincy and Contemporary Spirituality

Review by Alastair Reid, Chair of Cambridgeshire Workplace Chaplaincy of a Zoom Chaplaincy Conference in November 2020 run by Norwich Chaplaincy with the above title. It was led by Rev Dr Andrew Todd, Senior Lecturer and Director of the Professional Doctorate in Practical Theology, Anglia Ruskin University.

It challenging on the role of chaplaincy and was very relevant to today’s situation.

August 2021

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How To Lead When You Don’t Know Where You’re Going

How do you lead an organization stuck between an ending and a new beginning—when the old way of doing things no longer works but a way forward is not yet clear?

August 2021

Reflective paper for leaders: Chaplains can be a key treatment resource in secular workplaces
Paper by Peter Devenish-Meares

Particularly for complex, crisis-driven and emergency service workplaces, emerging research and certainly trauma and stress focussed praxis indicates the usefulness of pastoral care and chaplains, in particular, as part of inter-disciplinary treatment responses. However, the reality in some organisations is notably different. Sometimes, chaplains are seen as anachronistic or “just” for the religiously minded.

August 2021

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This book provides a well-formed and personally validated guidance concerning the claims of our Creator upon our obedience and our energies.

John D. Davies reviews a record of encounter and contemplation

 August 2021

Love:Work – Reflections and Prayers for a World at Work

A helpful resource for thos who want to see their workplaces transformed through the power of prayer.

July 2021

Just Work: Humanising the Labour Market in a Changing World

As the relationship between work, time and place changes, this report explores how we can rediscover patterns of rest for human beings and for ecosystems.

July 2021

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‘Wake up world!’ – Bishop calls for action to protect God’s creation after climate report

The Bishop of Norwich, Graham Usher, has called for immediate action on climate change in light of the IPCC report.

He was speaking as the major UN scientific report was published.

August 2021

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God and the Pandemic  – A Christian Reflection on the Coronavirus and its aftermath

Book Review by Revd Fiona Stewart-Darling
Author: Tom Wright. Publisher: SPCK 2020

December 2020

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CATJ launch Fair Tax Now Campaign

Church Action for Tax Justice has this week launched a new campaign for fairer national and global tax systems.

January 2021

January 2021

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Chaplaincy and Contemporary Spirituality

Article by Canon Professor Clive Morton OBE, Vice-Chairman,  Cambridge Workplace Chaplaincy, (CWC).

December 2020