Author Archives: commaandco

About commaandco

Poet and blogger at www.commaand.co encouraging personal creativity and linking arts and life

Contemporary Art in St Paul’s Cathedral

Bill viola and Kia Perov see their new video installation in the church which commissioned it: St Paul’s Cathedral. They reflect on the experience of making.
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John Piper: One third of the Bible is Poetry

John Piper on why one third of the bible is poetry; also a link to his sermon on George Herbert Continue reading

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Fashion Design from faith

Hong Kong designers who design from a heavenly perspective, from faith, featured in “The Still Point” response to T S Eliot’s “4 Quartets” poetry Continue reading

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Not relevance but resonance

Mark Oakley’s speaks about the links between faith and poetry and his book “The splash of Faith: Believing in Poetry” Continue reading

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The Lord’s Prayer in Glaswegian

The Lord’s Prayer in Scots by Jamie Stuart Continue reading

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Hope

“We live in a world that doesn’t have very much hope right now and if you get a glimpse – a glimmer – of something to actually give hope and to actually transform the human heart and communities and the … Continue reading

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Mercy!

I just came across a very old song, written by John Newton, set to new music by Jamie Barnes of Sojourn Community Church.  The lyrics are very powerful still in the 21st century, although written 230 years ago. John Newton is … Continue reading

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