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Reform Magazine | February 25, 2017

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Reviews – February 2017

January 30, 2017 |

Conscientious cooperator

Hacksaw Ridge Directed by Mel Gibson Certificate 15, 131 minutes Released 27 January

As a Seventh Day Adventist, Desmond Doss (Silence’s Andrew Garfield) believes passionately that killing others is against the law of God. This gets him into … Read More

Reviews – December 2016/January 2017

November 30, 2016 |

A hero on trial

Sully Directed by Clint Eastwood Certificate 12a, 96 minutes Released on 2 December

On 15 January 2009, in New York City, a commercial passenger aircraft in trouble managed to land safely on the … Read More

Reviews – November 2016

November 1, 2016 |

Stories to help find Jesus through John

The Gospel of John: The Gospel of relationship Jean Vanier Darton, Longman and Todd £9.99 ISBN: 9780232532555

Jean Vanier’s new book reminded me of the New Testament letters of John: all four works … Read More

Reviews – October 2016

September 20, 2016 |

Quiet please!

In Pursuit of Silence Directed by Patrick Shen 81 minutes Released on 21 October

This non-narrative film falls somewhere between a documentary and a meditation on its subject, silence. It opens with an image of a tree … Read More

Reviews – September 2016

August 26, 2016 |

Divine family fortunes

The Brand New Testament Directed by Jaco Van Dormael Certificate 15, 110 minutes DVD released on 8 August

At the end of Terry Gilliam’s Time Bandits, the Supreme Being (Ralph Richardson), being pressed on the problem of … Read More

Reviews – July/August 2016

July 6, 2016 |

Sing a new song – to an old tune

Songs to Shake Us Up John Campbell Kevin Mayhew £29.99 (ringbound) ISBN: 9781848678231

Throughout 22 years ministering in urban multicultural settings, John Campbell has written hymns … Read More