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The Meeting in the Church of St James

25th May

John de Ruiter at St James Piccadilly

“True inner contentment sides unconditionally with what it

knows is true, regardless of personal cost” (1)

Unveiling Reality

by John de Ruiter, College of Integrated Philosophy, 2001

The Meeting in the Church of St James

with John de Ruiter

“William Blake, the most spiritual of artists, a mystic poet and painter, born amid the gloom of a London November in 1757 at Golden Square, Soho, was christened on the 11th of December, one in a batch of six, from Grinling Gibbon’s ornate font in Wren’s noble Palladian church of St James”, Piccadilly. (2)

In his lifetime Christopher Wren was celebrated as much for his achievements in mathematics as for his fame in architecture. Bishop Isaac Barrow in his inaugural speech as professor of …

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