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The Archive of 'View from the Vicarage' Articles

Changes to Services at Dedham Church.
May 2017
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EASTER
March 2017
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Christmas
December 2016
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INTRODUCTION
November 2016
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REPLACING THE VICAR & LECTURER
December 2015
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REPLACING THE VICAR & LECTURER
October 2015
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Rev. Paul Southern writes
March 2015
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THE INTERREGNUM
February 2015
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GETTING READY
December 2014
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PRESSING ON
November 2014
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THANK YOU
October 2014
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WHAT A JOY!
Summer 2014
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POPPIES IN REMEMBRANCE
June 2014
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FINISHING THE RACE
May 2014
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PEOPLE LIKE US
April 2014
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FORDS AND BRIDGES
March 2014
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TIME TO STARE
February 2014
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PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE
December 2013
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PICKING UP THE THREADS
November 2013
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JOURNEY'S END
October 2013
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SERVICE WITH A SMILE
Summer 2013
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MORE OR LESS?
July 2013
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THE SOUND OF SILENCE
June 2013
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AROUND THE HOUSES
May 2013
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VOLUNTEERS - HANDS UP?
April 2013
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TO SEE MORE CLEARLY
March 2013
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LEAVING THE STAGE
February 2013
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SURPRISED BY JOY
Christmas 2012
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IN UNEXPECTED PLACES
November 2012
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A GOOD LOOK IN THE MIRROR...
October 2012
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RUNNING THE RACE
Summer 2012
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STRANGE DAYS
July 2012
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GOD SAVE OUR GRACIOUS QUEEN
May 2012
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Dear Nephew
May 2012
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A LOVE THAT DARES TO SPEAK
April 2012
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CLEARING OUT THE GUNK
March 2012
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SERVING GOD FAITHFULLY
February 2012
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TWO KINDS of PRAYER at CHRISTMAS
Christmas 2011
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NINETY YEARS ON
November 2011
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'ME' AND 'WE'
October 2011
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HOLY DAYS & HOLIDAYS
Summer 2011
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CALLING YOU TO SPEAK?
July 2011
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FROM THE OUTSIDE IN
June 2011
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WELCOME TO TERRY & TONI
May 2011
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WHEN THE GROUND SHOOK
April 2011
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THE BOOKMAN'S TALE
March 2011
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GRACE UNDER FIRE
February 2011
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THE KING'S MESSAGE
December 2010
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THE RUSTLE OF LEAVES
November 2010
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HARVEST IN A COMMUNITY
October 2010
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PLANNING FOR GROWTH
Summer 2010
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LAST VICAR OF DEDHAM?
July 2010
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DOUBT & FAITH
June 2010
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WHY BOTHER TO VOTE?
May 2010
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TWO ROADS
April 2010
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HISTORY - WHICH LASTS
March 2010
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COLD COMFORT
February 2010
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CHRISTMAS IN 3-D
December 2009
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STEP UP AND SHAKE IT OFF
November 2009
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OUR TURN
October 2009
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FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT
Summer 2009
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LAYING IT ON WITH A TROWEL
July 2009
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HEALTH & SAFETY WARNING!
June 2009
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THE RUMOUR OF HOPE
May 2009
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EASTER WINGS (after George Herbert, 1593-1633)
March 2009
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WHEN WORDS MATTER
March 2009
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FORWARDS — BACKWARDS?
February 2009
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‘FEAR NOT...'
Christmas 2008
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War & Peace
November 2008
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IN UNCERTAIN TIMES
October 2008
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GOOD WINE
Summer 2008
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I’VE STARTED — SO I’LL FINISH
July 2008
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WHERE IT IS DANGEROUS TO BE A CHRISTIAN
June 2008
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LIFE AFTER EASTER
May 2008
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AN ENGLISH KIND OF FAITH?
April 2008
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KNOWLEDGE AND WISDOM
March 2008
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TRUTH, LIES, AND STATISTICS
February 2008
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A TIME TO REJOICE
Christmas & New Year
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Editorial during Vicar's Sabbatical
November 2007
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From the Guest Editor
October 2007
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HAVE A BREAK
Summer 2007
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CHARGE
July 2007
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FREEDOM AND PRIVILEGE
June 2007
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STICKABILITY
May 2007
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AWE AND WONDER
April 2007
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PROUD TO BE CHRISTIAN?
March 2007
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‘I HEARD THAT. PARDON?’
February 2007
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HE CAME FOR US ALL
Christmas & New Year 2006
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FAR ABOVE RUBIES
November 2006
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GONE WITH THE WORD?
October 2006
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STONKING
Summer 2006
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LETTING GO
July 2006
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POWER TO THE PEOPLE
June 2006
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LOOKING UP
May 2006
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LOCATION, LOCATION…
April 2006
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HEAD FOR THE WILDERNESS
March 2006
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WHY DO THEY BOTHER?
February 2006
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A PORTRAIT OF LOVE
Christmas & New Year 2005
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LIGHTEN OUR DARKNESS
November 2005
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A FRIEND AND GUIDE
October 2005
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THE DIFFERENCE A DAY MAKES
Summer 2005
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SURPRISED BY JOY
July 2005
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And God said "No"
June 2005
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FOUR FUNERALS …AND A WEDDING
May 2005
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PEOPLE LIKE US
April 2005
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