Monthly Archives: May 2018

Unity in Diversity – is this Possible?

Will the Church’s division over women clergy re-ignite? Theo Hobson Bishop of London Sarah Mullally Theo Hobson – 23 May 2018 – 12:36 PM Now that London has a female bishop, you might assume that the whole saga is over: surely the … Continue reading

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The Jesus Movement – Washingtom, USA

Reclaiming Jesus event brings its message to the White House May 25, 2018 by Julie Bourbon – NCR (National Catholic Recorder) More than 1,000 people came to the National City Christian Church, seen in the background, to “reclaim Jesus” in Washington, … Continue reading

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A Catholic View of the Royal Wedding

CathNews NZ and Asia Pacific The uneasy power of love Monday, May 21st, 2018 Story-Related Royal wedding 2018: Bishop Michael Curry’s speech in full “Shocked” and “You’re a disgrace”, were two reactions from a couple of friends when I confessed … Continue reading

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Climate Change – An Emergency

Religious leaders, scientists of Massachusetts together declare climate change is an emergency More than 500 sign appeal to press the state to act May 24, 2018 by Brian Roewe   Environment Glacier c.jpg Perito Moreno Glacier, Santa Cruz Province, Argentina (Pixabay/Yoliland) … Continue reading

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New Era for Women in Church and Society

Royal Weddings & Lady Bishops – Time for Change? Posted on May 17, 2018by Jayne Ozanne by the Revd Dr Hayley Matthews, Director of Lay Training, Diocese of Leeds Pictures: Meghan Markle (left); Very Revd Vivienne Faull, Dean of York (right) Dashing in … Continue reading

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CathNews (NZ) Comments on FCANZ

Vicar resigns over proposal to allow same-sex blessings  Monday, May 21st, 2018 – CATHNEWS NZ Vicar Jay Behan of St Stephen’s church in Shirley has resigned from the Anglican general synod and says he is looking at ways to leave the church. He disagrees with the recent … Continue reading

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The ABC on ‘Disestablishment’ – “Not a Disaster”

Justin Welby: separation of church and state not a disaster Archbishop says removal of C of E’s privileges is decision for parliament and people Harriet Sherwood Religion correspondent –  ‘THE GUARDIAN’  Fri 18 May 2018   Justin Welby: ‘Would disestablishment be a … Continue reading

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