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13 Jul 2021
The Madness of Grief with Richard Coles
Reverend Richard Coles is a well-known TV Personality and back in the 80s he sold over 1 million records as one half of The Communards. Dave chats to Richard about the death of his partner, Reverend David Oldham, which is detailed in his new memoir, 'The Madness of Grief'!
Iain Dale talks to broadcaster and vicar, the Reverend Richard Coles about his new book THE MADNESS OF GRIEF: A MEMOIR OF LOVE AND LOSS. It concerns the death of Richard’s partner David from alcoholism, and his experience of grief. It’s an emotional, thought provoking and very honest conversation.
Britain's favourite priest Richard Coles joins us to chat about partying in Ibiza in his 20's, being openly gay in the church and his late husband's battle with alcoholism. We LOVE this episode!"God has no problem with (being gay) at all, the institution may have. You just have to live your life. God loves you, as you are, doing what you do".Join our family and support our podcast, visit www.gaynongay.com/donate. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Episode Eleven - The Reverend Richard Coles and The Madness Of Grief, Eco church and what is stationing ?
One Voice - The podcast of the Methodist Church in Northamptonshire
" It was like a bomb had gone off " is the expression the Rev'd Richard Coles uses to describe the impact of his partner's death. The Reverend David Coles died in 2019 and in April of 2021, Richard's book " The Madness Of Grief " was published. It charts the sometimes combative nature of their relationship as alcohol addiction took hold of David and the trials that any type of addiction can bring. Hear Richard talk about seeing bereavement through the prism of his faith and how he questions his own virtue and security. It's such a candid conversation and bears themes that echo with so many of us at the loss of a loved one. You'll also meet Lydia Barratt from the Young Leader's Scheme; she explains to the podcast what eco districts and eco churches are and how we need to strive to be kinder to the world and become more sustainable. We also chat to the Reverend Phil Snelson, who is about to move on through the process of stationing. Phil discusses its origins, what it asks of individuals and families and his key recollections from 13 years in Northamptonshire. There's also a chance to emulate Rev'd Kim Shorley and correctly identify the Mystery Voice.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/john-rose68/message
Tune in for a wide-ranging conversation with Reverend Coles about his extraordinary life and variety of careers, his lifelong love of music of all kinds from Motown to Benjamin Britten, the experience of being an 'accidental popstar', life as a gay man and political activist in the 1980s, how Christian faith can manifest in music and in physical spaces, the great 'community' of both activism and the Church, and the life-changing effects of the recent lockdown. Plus, what our contributors (and dogs) have been listening to lately.
The Reverend Richard Coles has me in stitches as he recounts his experiences of music as a child, from a tone-deaf father, a tonally sharp mother and a brilliant but misleading great aunt, I piece together what made him the skilled and entertaining all-rounder he is today! Get bonus content on Patreon See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Out with Suzi Ruffell - S2 EP8: Rev. Richard ColesOn this weeks episode I chat to the wonderful musician, journalist and Church of England parish priest - Rev. Richard Coles. loved hearing about his story. I hope you do too. Thanks. SuzixxPlease subscribe and leave a review.And if you want to get in touch with me on the show, here's how...email: firstname.lastname@example.org: @outwithsuzi A 'Keep It Light Media' ProductionSales, advertising and general enquiries: email@example.com