Monthly Archives: June 2017




“I am the living bread that came down from heaven. Whoever eats of this bread will live for ever.” “To enjoy God is to take complacency and delight in him for being what he is, and doing what he does, loving what he loves, requiring what he requires: it is […]

Fr Phil’s Weekly Message: Corpus Christi and Trinity 1



“A good that ‘transcends human flourishing’.” How (Not) to be Secular, James K. A. Smith “Humans possess an ineluctable natural destiny for the beatific vision.” The Suspended Middle, John Millbank ‘Human flourishing’ has recently been a very popular concept, ranking alongside words like ‘mindfulness’ and ‘resilience’ as part of the […]

Fr Phil’s Weekly Message: Trinity Sunday



The parish of Cowley St John, Oxford seeks to appoint a part-time caretaker for one of our church halls (Richard Benson Hall). 6 hours a week minimum with flexibility. Salary: £10/hour. Click here to download the full job description (PDF) Application by CV and covering letter to the parish administrator: cowleysaintjohn@btinternet.com Closing […]

Vacancy: Caretaker for Richard Benson Hall