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What’s the Point of Confession?

Extracted from my Oxford Dissertation. 1.1 – Integration with Christ “Like a bridegroom, Christ went forth from his chamber. He went out with a foreshadowing of his wedding into the field of the world… He came to the marriage bed

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Rowan’s Hegelian Triumph

As I’ve been reading Benjamin Myer’s Christ the Stranger: The Theology of Rowan Williams this week, I’ve started to wonder whether the Archbishop’s strategy of Hegelian struggle between thesis and antithesis, much bemoaned by conservatives and liberals alike, may actually

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More on Lesley Pilkington

The Christian Legal Centre have issued an open letter updating on the Strudwick BACP case. Dear All, Many thanks for your prayers and encouragement in these difficult times. There is some information about my case on the website of Christian

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Responding to Tim Ireland

Two days ago I got into a twitter conversation with Tim Ireland, better known online as @bloggerheads. Tim is widely recognised as a search engine guru, but on the side he’s not a great fan of the Conservative, and in

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Some Thoughts on the Debate – 1 – Competing Anthropologies and Moralities

This is the first of a short series of posts sharing my thoughts on the current position of the sexuality debate within the Anglican Church. Please feel free to comment below. ————- I get more than the occasional email from

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Sexuality Essays

I’m starting a process of putting some of my essays on Sexuality online for all to read and rip apart. They represent my aggregate thinking on sexuality over the past few years. The links are to pdf files of the

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