Sofia 140

June 2021


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  • Front cover image :   The Descent from the Cross, Rembrandt Workshop (probably Constantijn van Renesse). 17th century.
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  • Back cover image Green Wheat Fields, Auvers, Vincent van Gogh (1890).
  • The Mark by Jane Olive
  • Stephen Mitchell reviews Faith after Doubt by Brian D. McLaren
  • Penny Mawdsley reviews the little book of humanism by Andrew Copson and Alice Roberts
  • John Pearson reviews Cuthbert of Farne by Katharine Tiernan
  • Martin Spence reviews Dancing with Mortality by Bert Clough
Regulars and Occasionals
  • Letters to the Editor
  • Revisiting: Patti Whaley revisits Five Letters from an Eastern Empire by Alasdair Gray.
  • As I Please: John Pearson reflects on Fallen Idols