Summer in the Forest review – affecting study of Jean Vanier’s vision of peace and love

A review in the Guardian of Summer in the Forest if you fancy an idea for when you next visit the cinema. This documentary is about the Catholic author who created the L’Arche community for people with learning disabilities [and] traces his activism and faith from wartime to today. Peter Bradshaw Friday 23 June 2017 09.00 BST Pursuit of vision and faith … Jean Vanier, centre, in the … Continue reading Summer in the Forest review – affecting study of Jean Vanier’s vision of peace and love

Church leaders call for urgent debate on terrorism, Grenfell fire and election

Archbishops of Canterbury and York say Synod should discuss turmoil at a critical time in the nation’s history Harriet Sherwood Friday 23 June 2017 12.54 BST The archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby (right), at a vigil with other religious leaders for the victims of the London Bridge terror attack. Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty The leaders of the Church of England have called for an urgent debate on the … Continue reading Church leaders call for urgent debate on terrorism, Grenfell fire and election