The Long and the Short of It

Reflections on reality in different measures

John Bell

Wild Goose



From a black Jesus to a great lake of beer; the Highland clearances to Protestant iconoclasm; the pandemic to paedophilia … just a sample of the wide-ranging issues covered in this collection of short broadcast pieces and longer festival seminars. And through them all – faith, hope, life and love.

John Bell is a member of the Iona Community and of the Wild Goose Resource Group. He travels widely, broadcasts occasionally and grows potatoes in his front garden.