The Rev’d Humphrey Blytherington is our guest blogger. Rev’d Blytherington is Vicar of St Hilda’s, Little Snoring with All Saints, Great Snoring. He is a graduate of Plymouth University where he earned a degree in ornamental horticulture. He completed his studies for the ministry at Latimer Hall, Durham. He is married to Daphne and enjoys home brewing, model railroading and is an avid member of the Great Snoring Morris Dancers.
The other evening down at the Goose and Garter, Dave, one of the lads asked a very good question. “Vicar, my missus is a Catholic and she’s wondering why the vicar of St Denis calls hisself ‘Father Bruce’. She said, ‘He ain’t a father, so why’s he call himself one?”