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These weights

5 April, 2016 Timothy Bowes 0

True repentance is undoubtedly liberating, but that does not make it easy. Sometimes it means letting go of all that you have become attached to, […]

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Freak show

7 November, 2015 Timothy Bowes 0

Why do we have to expose the man with the foul mouth on the train? These are the contradictions of our society. We demand more […]

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The steadfast

1 July, 2015 Timothy Bowes 0

Remaining steadfast after repentance: what is the trick? The repentance that came from nowhere on the 15th of Muharram was so sincere and sweet and […]

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Of us

11 January, 2015 Timothy Bowes 0

We claim the good amongst us and disown the bad. Those before us claimed both and sought their redemption.

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To be alive again

1 January, 2015 Timothy Bowes 0

No new resolutions for me, but a reminder for my daily living… What does it mean to believe? “And vie one with another for forgiveness […]

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Be vigilant

2 November, 2010 Timothy Bowes 2

One lesson that experience teaches me is that sincere repentance must always be followed by vigilance. In Ramadan we have the gift of being able […]

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Fitna

15 June, 2010 Timothy Bowes 5

Two or three years ago in one very insignificant corner of the internet, a huge argument broke out between proponents of vaguely different interpretations of […]