/January 2008 Articles

The leader leads

The beginning of John Richardson's comments on the Archbishop of Canterbury's letter [p. 19] If thirty-plus years in ordained ministry in the Church of England has taught me anything, it is that everyone wants a lead from the bishops, until [...]

2017-09-30T18:53:39+00:00 January 2008 Articles|

Mary, grace and hope

In February General Synod will discuss the ARCIC statement on Mary Thomas Seville takes a closer look at the contents of this document and finds it to be a positive and important step towards Christian unity The search for the [...]

2017-09-30T18:52:58+00:00 January 2008 Articles|

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In what looks like a rush to pre-empt the CofE, the Church in Wales has published a draft Bill to enable women to be ordained as bishops. It is a strange confection. It begins by claiming that it is 'now [...]

2017-09-30T18:52:27+00:00 January 2008 Articles|