Samuel Wells is the vicar of St. Martin-in-the-Fields in London and author of Learning to Dream Again.
The collar says something to parishioner and stranger alike: while this doesn’t have to be the most important conversation of your life, it can be.
"Let it all out," I said. What came out was this: "I hate that man for having what I don't have. Why can't I smile with that kind of joy?"
The debate about Scottish independence fits neatly into the categories the academic discipline of ethics likes to produce.
"Sam!" she says. She's greeting me as if I changed her life. Unfortunately, I haven't a clue who she is.
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