On a cold winter’s night I watched Verdi’s La Forza Del Destino. Verdi was agnostic, yet this opera is suffused with Christian themes. (more…)
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Weekend Sermon: Anglican Bishop Attacks Mining; while BC Celebrates Mining; and Australian Mining Salaries Hit the Roof.
Posted in Australia and New Zealand, British Columbia, Church, Human relations and mining, Jobs and Salaries, North America, Oil sands, tagged Anglican, Australia, BC Mining Week, Bishop, Fort McMurray, penhorwood, tom morgan on May 9, 2011 | 6 Comments »
Sunday night looking to Monday and a day on the oil sands mines. Flew from rainy Vancouver to sunny Fort McMurray. Tomorrow we will deal with issues of surface water management and the failure of sand berms inundated by ponded water. A salutary lesson in the need for proactive and conservative planning before starting construction. (more…)