The time wus gerrin’ near fer the Sairvyer ter cum on airth.

I was recently lent a copy of ‘The Gospels in Black Country Dialect’, written by Kate Fletcher. The opening sentence, based on Matthew chapter 2 is written above. One of my favourite sections in the book is when Jesus gives the Beatitudes in Matthew chapter 5: “Blessid am them wot mourn fer thay’ll be cumfortid. Blessid am the meek… Read More The time wus gerrin’ near fer the Sairvyer ter cum on airth.