November 20, 2020

Keep Your Eyes on What Is Great

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Eberhard Arnold and his wife Emmy heard a call to leave their successful middle-class life in post-World War I Berlin. They had talked with others about Christian community for years, and now it was time to throw in their lot with people who also...

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July 22, 2019

Hamlet at the Globe Theatre

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Globe actors know that such an audience demands a powerfully convincing performance. Footloose groundlings lavish their approval or restless disapproval directly on the players, as well as visibly communicating it to everyone else in the theatre...

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February 14, 2019

David Harvey: A Peace That Lasts

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Intriguingly, David and Marion’s paths crossed with the Bruderhof’s just at this time. One Sunday in 1996 they pulled into an Open Day event at our Beech Grove community in Nonington, Kent specifically to see the beautiful listed building on the...

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December 29, 2018

A Singularly Memorable Christmas

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If there is one thing the Bruderhof knows how to do well, it is Advent. For the uninitiated, Advent is the time between the fourth Sunday before Christmas and Christmas itself – roughly a month brim-full of expectation, song, time spent together...

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