/July 1997 Articles

FIF UPDATE

JULY 1997 Forward in Faith Readers On Friday, 26th September, immediately before the Forward in Faith National Assembly, we are to hold our second Conference for Licensed Readers. Details will be going out presently to all Readers on our list, [...]

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SOUNDINGS FROM THE SOUTH

Beverley Warren Colemand remembers the Nonya childhood of Archbishop Moses Tay BY 1954 LESLIE WILSON, the brother of Leonard Wilson, the Bishop of Singapore, left for me as his successor as Vicar of Malacca and North Johore three congregations which [...]

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A NEW JERUSALEM?

Alan Rabjohns reflects on the politics of life A TIME IS COMING when men will go mad, and when they see someone who is not mad they will attack him saying, ‘You are mad, you are not like us.” So [...]

2017-06-09T13:30:20+00:00 July 1997 Articles|

PERSONALITY AND SCRIPTURE

Leslie Francis puts Jesus and Myers-Briggs together THE PARABLES OF JESUS have long been recognised as revealing deep and penetrating insight into the human psyche. Jesus the psychologist certainly seemed to know what made people tick. Modern personality theories provide [...]

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QUESTION AND ANSWER

Why are infants being admitted to Holy Communion without Confirmation? Now that is a question which I would like answered myself! let me try to enter into the mind of the Synod when it made that decision. There are a [...]

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SYNOD INSIDER

Out of the Frying Pan LORD BRIDGE has taken a good hard look at Synodical Government in the Church of England and it is no surprise that there is a lot that he would like to change. Fortunately we don’t [...]

2017-06-09T13:28:33+00:00 July 1997 Articles|

SEEN TO BE DONE

Geoffrey Kirk thinks it is time to see and evaluate the legislation which will make women bishops THE MID TO LATE nineteenth century saw a fight for the soul of the Church of England which both parties - the Evangelicals [...]

2017-06-09T13:26:25+00:00 July 1997 Articles|

THREE YEARS ON

John Richards has enjoyed being the Bishop of a community which enjoys having a bishop like him A WEEK IN POLITICS may be a very long time, but three years of the life of a Provincial Episcopal Visitor (PEV) seems [...]

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