Looking Beyond Flaws, Failings & Brokenness: The Beauty of the Christian Message

This is the text of a short reflection I delivered today at Cliftonville Moravian Church in North Belfast: As we grow in years and experience of life it becomes evident, rather quickly, that life is complex; people are complex.  Often what we see on the surface belies a much deeper level of complexity – very … More Looking Beyond Flaws, Failings & Brokenness: The Beauty of the Christian Message

Film Review: ‘Matter of Heart’

Matter of Heart is a wonderfully deep and compelling portrait of the psychiatrist and founder of Analytical Psychology, Carl Gustav Jung.  His genius was extraordinary and manifested itself in the quality of his original thought, as well as his ability to break through conventional boundaries and redefine how we view the essential nature of humanity and … More Film Review: ‘Matter of Heart’

I Don’t Need to Believe……I Know!

I don’t need to believe….I know!  So says the famous Psychiatrist and founder of Analytical Psychology, Carl Jung in an interview given to the BBC in the mid-1950’s, shortly before his death. At first glance, Jung’s enigmatic statement contrasting knowledge with belief seems rather difficult to fathom.  Thankfully he goes on to explain in much … More I Don’t Need to Believe……I Know!