Tag: Elect

No Confidence

The text of Canon Stephen Barney’s reasons for the vote of no confidence in Philip Giddings is now public. My reason for asking members of the House to debate this motion is that I do not have confidence in our

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Whitney Houston’s Last Song

Remarkable footage of the late Whitney Houston, taken on Friday evening in Hollywood. Yes, Jesus Loves Me Yes, Jesus Loves Me Yes, Jesus Loves Me The Bible tells me so What then shall we say to these things? If God

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GS Oxford Clergy Transfer Analysis

Here is the transfer analysis for the election of clergy proctors for General Synod in Oxford Diocese. The most striking observation on these stage transfers is the failure of Chris Sugden to get elected. Last time (2005) in Oxford Diocese

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The Double Agony

At a staff team day away yesterday, we mused over what Newman meant by this verse in the classic “Praise to the Holiest in the Height” O generous love! that he who smote in Man for man the foe, the

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