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Film review: Agora
31-05-2010, 11:51 AM
Post: #15
 
Another suggestion: Chariots of Fire - about one of my sporting heroes the great Eric Liddell, who refused to run in the 100 metres on a Sunday and won a gold in the 400 metres on a different day instead. I read a good paperback on him. When a prisoner in China where he went as a missionary he refused to referee a football match between other internees on a Sunday but I think it degenerated into a brawl so then he agreed. So though he was prepared to sacrifice Olympic glory because of his strong Christian convictions about the Lord's Day his Christian charity towards others was even stronger.
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Film review: Agora - John Charmley - 28-04-2010, 04:23 PM
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[] - John Charmley - 22-05-2010, 08:27 AM
[] - Fr Simon - 22-05-2010, 08:40 AM
Film review: Agora - kirk yacoub - 22-05-2010, 09:31 AM
[] - John Charmley - 22-05-2010, 12:50 PM
[] - trespaser5 - 30-05-2010, 07:29 PM
[] - vrc - 30-05-2010, 08:50 PM
RE: - Pilgrim - 09-09-2013, 07:44 PM
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[] - DanielM - 31-05-2010, 12:16 AM
[] - vrc - 31-05-2010, 07:44 AM
[] - John Charmley - 31-05-2010, 10:00 AM
[] - DanielM - 31-05-2010, 10:30 AM
[] - Fr Simon - 31-05-2010 11:51 AM
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