Tag Archive | forgiveness
This bible study series from Abingdon Press explores similar themes and parallels to the ones we have been discussing here. Looks great!
‘Anachronistic electricity, Keep Out signs, aggressive stares; has someone been peeking at my Christmas list?’ Ignoring the ‘Keep Out’ sign at the edge of a Town called Mercy (more a suggestion than an actual order; like, Dry Clean Only) the Doctor sets off down Main Street with the Ponds; Three Amigos with a […]
I am enjoying the latest reruns of the Doctor’s adventures, the first of the ‘new’ series starring Christopher Eccleston and Billie Piper as his companion, Rose Tyler who says at a crucial moment in episode one, ‘I’ve got no ‘A’ Levels, no job, no future; but I tell you what I have got; Jericho Street […]
On the 22nd of April, 2011, beside Lake Silencio the Doctor stood face to face with River Song; she was struggling against the urge to kill him ingrained by Madam Kovarian and The Silence and with the fact that he had arranged for her future self to be there to watch. ‘Why?’ she asked. ‘So […]
MELODY: Just tell me. The Doctor, is he worth it? AMY: Yes. Yes, he is. “You’ve got a time machine, I’ve got a gun…. let’s kill Hitler”, suggests ‘Mels’, a friend of Amy’s and Rory’s since childhood; but of course she is Melody, their daughter, who managed to track them down after the events of […]
“As long as there’s been something in the corner of your eye, or creaking in your house, or breathing under your bed, or voices through a wall; they’ve been running your lives for a very long time now, so keep this straight in your head. We are not fighting an alien invasion, we’re leading a […]
In 6: 3 the Doctor, Amy and Rory answer a distress signal from a Pirate ship, becalmed and beset by a ‘Siren’ or as the Doctor suggests when it appears she is attracted by the blood of wounded sailors, ‘Just like a shark; in a dress, and singing, and green; a green, singing shark in […]