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A Troubled and Troubling Monasticism

A Troubled and Troubling Monasticism Bonhoeffers New Type of Monasticism is a deliberate reference to the Dietrich Bonhoeffer 1935 quote: “the restoration of the church will surely come only from a new type of monasticism…” which has become widely used (and… (READ MORE)

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Subversive or Supportive – Pt.2 (CofE Titanic)

In the new monastic community any discussion related to the relationship between a new type of monasticism and the historic churches is based on the proposition that this transfiguration into a new expression of an ancient faith is inevitable rather… (READ MORE)

Subversive or Supportive – Pt.4(Fresh Expressions)

Coincidence or not…there was one significant difference between my proposal and what has become Fresh Expres  sions…location. I suggested a movement that was located ‘parallel’ to the Church… autonomous but interdependent….rather than authorized and therefore potentially supervised by the Church…. (READ MORE)