/September 1997 Articles

AN EXALTED DORMITION

Geoffrey Kirk preached at the Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham on the Feast of the Assumption WHEN MY EDWARDIAN predecessor erected in St Stephen’s Lewisham an elaborate tabernacle for the Blessed Sacrament he surrounded it, as you do, with [...]

A CLOSE SHAVE

John Richardson observes the House of Bishops at work with Occam's razor WHEN THE HOUSE OF BISHOPS was asked to respond to a Private Member’s motion on lay presidency with a statement about ‘the theology of the Eucharist and about [...]

COMMENT SEPTEMBER 1997

This month marks the last appearance of New Directions in The Church of England Newspaper. No-one in the traditionalist constituency, the original integrity, should underestimate what this relationship has meant to us. In the wake of November 1992 the then [...]

FIF UPDATE

News from the Forward in Faith Regions National Assembly - two weeks and counting? With the fourth annual Forward in Faith National Assembly just two weeks away, readers might expect the Director to be able to give some fairly firm [...]