Monthly Archives: January 2017

Elders of the Tribe

by the Rt Revd Paul Bayes, Bishop of Liverpool “The weak bishops.” “The lying bishops.” “The bastard bishops.” “I wouldn’t trust them as far as I can spit.” “The only way they’ll give a straight-line response is if you ask … Continue reading

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“Plastering Over the Cracks?”

by the Revd Dr Hayley Matthews, member of the National Executive of UNITE representing the Faithworkers’ Branch They dress the wound of my people as though it were not serious.   ‘Peace, peace,’ they say, when there is no peace. … Continue reading

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An Old Dirty Candle to Transform the Darkness…

by the Very Revd Dr David Ison, Dean of St Paul’s Round the corner and down the aisle as you walk under the dome of St Paul’s Cathedral is the Dean’s Vestry.  On the mantelpiece of the fireplace next to … Continue reading

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Hopes and Dreams

by Jayne Ozanne, Editor of ViaMedia.News So the waiting game is nearly over, and we shall soon know what the Bishops believe we should do as a Church with regards to the challenging topic of sexuality. It has been a … Continue reading

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