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Cyril Edwin Mitchinson "C.E.M." Joad
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- Larry E. Barnes
 Added: Oct. 28, 2014
 
To a great Populariser of a very abstruse subject
- Nick
 Added: Sep. 24, 2014
 
To a great expositor of philosophy.
- Charles Addison
 Added: Dec. 8, 2013
 

 Added: Aug. 12, 2011
 
Better to have died with faith out of belief, than faith only in word! R.I.P.
- Osiris
 Added: Apr. 9, 2011
 

- Jackie Howard
 Added: Aug. 12, 2010
 

- lisa greenman
 Added: Apr. 9, 2010
 

- Dawn
 Added: Aug. 20, 2009
 

- Mellissa Lake Co. Illinois
 Added: Apr. 9, 2008
 
In appreciation of a great teacher.
- Nick Edwards
 Added: Feb. 21, 2008
 

- Mellissa Lake Co. Illinois
 Added: Aug. 12, 2007
 

- gaby hayes
 Added: Aug. 11, 2007
 

- born of God
 Added: Jun. 15, 2007
 
May I submit this Poem to mark the 54th Anniversary of C.E.M.J's death (April 9 1953) :"A LIFE REMEMBERED AT EASTER"Cyril Joad (1891-1953)Writer - Philosopher - OutcastA Poem by Richard W. Symonds - The Cyril Joad Society"Anniversary, again unnoticedCyril Joad's, five four bePainful death, of cancerApril nine, five three.Born five months laterLater, teaching meNever make too complexThat which should not be.Health in all abundanceWith wit and reason tooHis cup, it spilleth overWith pleasures overfilled.Evil he encounteredSaw pain of crueltyFace to face with himselfAnd Christ upon a tree.Words with scalpel knife did writeWith crystal clarityFlowing ink later transformedBy simple Charity.As a teacher he inspiredAs celebrity entertainedAs philosopher, outcast sureAs a Christian, forgotten now.Pain his final EasterLost faith in Reason clearFound Love beyond all measureWhat a Friend, did pray :'When it strikes that searing painI will be, Oh, so nearI, for you, Thy Healer beAnd Be eternally' "There will be The Cyril Joad 54th Anniversary Ramblette - on Tuesday April 10 2007 at 11.00 - from Amberley Station (to South Stoke) near Arundel Castle, Sussex - "The Most Beautiful Walk In Sussex".South Stoke Farm was "Folly Farm" (Cyril Joad's last posthumous work). He wrote many of his 70+ books at the Farm - an area in the South Downs he deeply loved.In 2003, the Chapel Barn was the venue of The South Stoke Festival of Thought - to mark the 50th Anniversary of C.E.M.J.'s death - in Hampstead, April 9 1953, aged 61.
 Added: Mar. 26, 2007
 
Dear Professor Joad,My late friend, Anita Horwich, was one of only six people to read philosophy on the inter-collegiate course at London after the war. She rated you above all her other teachers, including Ayer. Here's to a renaissance of your reputation.
- Promiscuous Florist
 Added: Jan. 24, 2007
 

- gaby hayes
 Added: Aug. 11, 2006
 
Rest in peace
- P.L.M.
 Added: Apr. 9, 2006
 
Remembering you on this day. Rest in peace and God bless
- Medora
 Added: Apr. 9, 2006
 

-Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 12, 2005
 

- Doc
 Added: Apr. 9, 2005
 
Stinkin pacifist
-Anonymous
 Added: Apr. 9, 2005
 

-Anonymous
 Added: Apr. 9, 2005
 

- God Bless & R.I.P. ~ Daughter Of An Angel ~
 Added: Apr. 9, 2004
 

- quebecoise
 Added: Oct. 14, 2003
 

- REBELD
 Added: Jul. 16, 2002
 
 

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