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Thursday, November 27, 2008


Here I am as a bishop - a walk on in role - in a production of Saint Nicolas by Benjamin Britten that was put on at Christ Church Cathedral on November 3. The tenor Benjamin Butterfield played the part of Nicolas. I was one of about ten bishops who were part of a Council of Nicea scene. With me here are Bert Allsop, Howard Teasley, and Graham Rawlings
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Friday, November 14, 2008

The Baptism


_BYS4387, originally uploaded by NealeA.

Jim makes the sign of the cross on a squirming Finnegan. At left are the new godparents.

Finnegan's baptism


_BYS4388, originally uploaded by NealeA.

These wonderful pictures of were taken by Bayne Stanley, who is a professional photographer (as you can see), and who graciously gave them to the people being baptized or their families.

FinnbySofa


FinnbySofa, originally uploaded by NealeA.

Up to no good, of course.

JaneAware


JaneAware, originally uploaded by NealeA.

Momma Jane is pretty busy these days. Glad she can relax a bit when the family comes over.

FinnandJam


FinnandJam, originally uploaded by NealeA.

Trying a little bread and jam on a visit to the grandparents. It was Neale's home baked bread so it had to be good.

FinnandtheMohawkMan


FinnandtheMohawkMan, originally uploaded by NealeA.

The awesome pair, Finnegan and Russell. Russell got this haircut for the baptism.

Ros-FollowsThough


Ros-FollowsThough, originally uploaded by NealeA.

One thing my dear wife is good at in hockey is follow through!

RosOutofGoal


RosOutofGoal, originally uploaded by NealeA.

Charging out after a short corner. Unfortunately the team lost.

RosOutfoxedHer


RosOutfoxedHer, originally uploaded by NealeA.

Ros got the ball behind the defender. Game on Nov. 9.