/September 1996 Articles

Faith of our Fathers

The Position of the Peace The Alternative Service Book is now being revised and, if the reports in the newspapers are accurate, we shall have another new prayer book by the year 2000. I wonder whether the revisers are considering [...]

HANDMAIDS OF TRUTH

Nigel Atkinson EVER SINCE JANUARY 1993 when Directions first made its presence felt it was immediately recognised that a new voice was being raised in the rather stuffy, closed world of established ecclesiastical journalism. Many of those who first read [...]

POSITIVELY PATRIARCHAL

Bishop Howell Davies shares with Credo Cymru some insights into basic biblical imagery THE ISSUE BEFORE US is the ordination of women to the priesthood/episcopate and I trust that we shall dig down to some theological foundations - Biblical theological [...]

CAREER OR COMMITMENT?

Leslie Chadd believes that there has been an unfortunate change in attitude Last summer I had a gorgeous holiday in Sutherland, looking after three church centres of the Scottish Episcopal Church, each of them 25 miles from the next. It [...]