Quantum 51 – Cricket; Bigotry; The Catholic MP and the Free Church MP; Child Abuse; Jess Phillips; Scotland and Drugs; Trump; The Bachelorette; Mark Driscoll; Joni; The Handmaids Tale; Augustine Banned

This weeks Quantum ranges from explaining cricket to an MP demanding that the government look after her children five days a week – from The Bachelorette to Donald Trump..Enjoy…(and pass on!) We also looking at The Speaker and bigotry –  the firing of Allen Josephson, The Free Church MP and the Catholic MP https://theweeflea.com/2019/07/10/dear-ian-an-open-letter-to-ian-blackford/ Remember this song?  It’s been banned in a library play group! … Continue reading Quantum 51 – Cricket; Bigotry; The Catholic MP and the Free Church MP; Child Abuse; Jess Phillips; Scotland and Drugs; Trump; The Bachelorette; Mark Driscoll; Joni; The Handmaids Tale; Augustine Banned

Ozzie Observations – Week One – Sydney Morning Herald, Cricket, TV, Asian Australians and Education

I’m completely fascinated by people and cultures everywhere I go – for me it is part of the incredible diversity and equality with which God has endowed humanity. Made in His image we find ways of expressing creativity, beauty and love- in every culture.   Ruined by the Fall, we find ways of distorting and perverting that image – in every culture. Australia is no different. … Continue reading Ozzie Observations – Week One – Sydney Morning Herald, Cricket, TV, Asian Australians and Education

Test Match Special – The Ultimate in Civilisation!

If you want the best of the English and the best of English, the best of Sport and marvellous commentary there is absolutely nothing to beat Test Match Special.  Whereas English football commentators reinforce the ‘I support two teams mentality’ (I support two teams – Scotland and anyone playing England!) – the commentators on TMS make you want to support the England team.  Aggers, Blowers … Continue reading Test Match Special – The Ultimate in Civilisation!

Quantum of Solas 32 – FIFA Corruption | David Cameron at the G7 | Bruce Jenner “Call me Caitlyn” | Cricket | Norway’s Oil Fund | Smartphone porn in Silicon Valley | Aleppo deaths | Solas Magazine | Ding, Dong, the witch is dead.

Click on the link below for this weeks podcast…..and all the links to the stories covered there… http://www.solas-cpc.org/wp/2015/06/quantum-of-solas-32/ On this weeks Quantum of Solas – FIFA Corruption | David Cameron at the G7 | Bruce Jenner “Call me Caitlyn” |  Cricket | Norway’s Oil Fund | Smartphone porn in Silicon Valley | Aleppo deaths | Solas Magazine | Ding, Dong, the witch is dead. Continue reading Quantum of Solas 32 – FIFA Corruption | David Cameron at the G7 | Bruce Jenner “Call me Caitlyn” | Cricket | Norway’s Oil Fund | Smartphone porn in Silicon Valley | Aleppo deaths | Solas Magazine | Ding, Dong, the witch is dead.

Quantum of Solas 29 – Pacquiao v Mayweather | Corporate Welfare | TTIP | Greens & group marriage | Question of Faith: Equal marriage for Trios | Sex and the Church, Pt.3 | Royal baby | The Vatican cricket team.

You can hear the whole podcast here – http://www.solas-cpc.org/wp/2015/05/quantum-of-solas-29/ Pacquiao v Mayweather | Corporate Welfare | TTIP | Greens & group marriage | Question of Faith: Equal marriage for Trios | Sex and the Church, Pt.3 | Royal baby | The Vatican cricket team. Continue reading Quantum of Solas 29 – Pacquiao v Mayweather | Corporate Welfare | TTIP | Greens & group marriage | Question of Faith: Equal marriage for Trios | Sex and the Church, Pt.3 | Royal baby | The Vatican cricket team.

Quantum of Solas 23 – Elton John and Dolce & Gabbana | Christians in politics | Afghanistan’s cricket team | Solas Magazine | A bad apple

This week we consider: Elton John and Dolce & Gabbana | Christians in politics | Afghanistan’s cricket team | Solas Magazine | A bad apple http://www.solas-cpc.org/wp/2015/03/quantum-of-solas-23/ Continue reading Quantum of Solas 23 – Elton John and Dolce & Gabbana | Christians in politics | Afghanistan’s cricket team | Solas Magazine | A bad apple

Sun, Sea and Sixers – Nowra – Australian Days 4

Monday 12th January to Saturday 17th January Just imagine you travel half way round the world in order to escape a Scottish winter and you end up with a Scottish summer – dreich, rain and coolish…At least that is what is was on Monday…but the rest of the week has more than made up for it. The weather is beautiful. For a Scot is has … Continue reading Sun, Sea and Sixers – Nowra – Australian Days 4