Simon Burton-Jones Archdeacon of Rochester Simon Burton-Jones Archdeacon of Rochester Simon Burton-Jones Archdeacon of Rochester Simon Burton-Jones Archdeacon of Rochester

SIMON BURTON-JONES Expressing Christian Faith in Today's Society
How do we cope with the complex demands of modern life?



SIMON BURTON-JONES Expressing Christian Faith in Today's Society

Most of us want to do the right thing with our lives, but how do we cope with the complex demands of modern life?

This website expresses a deep yearning of mine: to take the beautiful message of the Gospel about Jesus

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Oslo's Outlier

Oslo's Outlier

Is there a case for dramatizing real-life terrorism? It was an old mantra of the UK government not to give the oxygen

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Black Dog

Black Dog

What can the Church can do to help transform the mental health of a current generation of children and young people?

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Growing Into A Child

Growing Into A Child

How crass was it of the disciples to turn away people bringing children to be blessed by Jesus? Silly, perhaps, but not exceptional.

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No Safe Place

No Safe Place

Words fall in and out of fashion. It’s hard to remember, but thirty years ago, few people talked about community because the emphasis was ...

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The Wall

The Wall

Most generations are defined by an event or a year. For one cohort it is 1989 and the collapse of the communist Eastern bloc followed swiftly by the ...

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What do we make of the road not taken? The romance that does not lead to marriage; the job we don’t get; the house that falls through; the career that doesn’t materialise.
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