Tag: Deanery

Be Careful What You Wish For

You might get it. When Dame Heather Steel (of her own volition, but after consultation with the Bishop of Winchester) published an advert in the Jersey Evening Post asking for submissions to her in relation to the Terms of Reference

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Jersey – More Letters

The following letter was printed in the Jersey Evening Post this lunchtime. Dear Sir, We are now over 10 weeks into a divisive dispute with the Bishop of Winchester.  This dispute is seriously harming relations between the Island and the

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Jersey – Deanery Synod Meets

The Deanery Synod in Jersey met last night and adopted the following motion. This Deanery Synod expresses its deep concern that the Commission of  the Very Reverend Robert Key, Dean of Jersey, should have been withdrawn, and requests the Bishop

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Clergy Discipline Measure – Jersey

On a point of information, it needs to be clarified that the Clergy Discipline Measure does not apply to Jersey. Section 48(3), Clergy Discipline Measure This Measure shall extend to the whole of the Provinces of Canterbury and York except

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The Dennis Canon ain’t English Bishop Tom

A very interesting statement from the soon to retire Bishop Tom Butler of Southwark popped up yesterday. Bishop Tom addressed the issue of whether parishes who took up the Pope’s offer might be able to walk away lock, stock and

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Gay BCP Wedding – No Action to be Taken

Ruth Gledhill is reporting that no action is to be taken over the gay wedding at St Bartholomews earlier this month. She writes: the Rector of St Bartholomew the Great, the Rev Martin Dudley, is to escape any form of

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