Tag: Gay Bishop

Jerome Taylor on the Jeffrey John Story

An interesting piece in today’s Independent which includes a story that lots of us knew about but no-one had published till today. The Church long ago decided there was essentially nothing to stop a gay man who lived a life

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Clergy to Quit if Dr John becomes Bishop

Wales Online is reporting the threat to resign of at least one senior clergyman in Bangor Diocese if Dr John becomes Bishop: A SENIOR clergyman has threatened to quit rather than work alongside the man who could become the UK’s

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Will Jeffrey John make Purple after all?

Bishop David Anderson thinks there’s a chance: With regard to "moratoria" on electing/consecrating any new homosexual bishops in the Anglican Communion, the next chance of such an election isn’t in North America. We have become aware through reliable sources that

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A quiet, unpublicised trip…

Remember, the Simple Country BishopTM doesn’t want to be the "gay bishop". He just wants to get on with his job. On Thursday, knowing that the conference attendees would leave early in the morning for London — for the MDG

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Why Gene Simply Doesn’t Get It

Mr Robinson is complaining again… Never have I felt more in need of your prayers. As I write this, the opening service of the Lambeth Conference is going on at Canterbury Cathedral. I am a few miles away — but

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