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Richard Coles in the Church Times

A fascinating interview in the Church Times this weekend with the ex-Communard, now parish piest, the Rev Richard Coles. Here’s the excerpts that I found the most powerful and intriguing. Wasn’t his sexuality an issue? “I think sexuality is always

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Condoms!

Been promising to write this for two days and finally now have the time. As we all know, the Pope has said some things in a new book which have caused a flurry of media excitement. The BBC demonstrates very

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Assisted Suicide

A new opinion poll, recent news stories and a TV programme here in the UK have brought the issue of Euthanasia back onto the media agenda. In the Scottish Parliament Margo MacDonald is introducing a Bill to allow assisted suicide

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Love Won Out on God TV

For those who have access to God TV, main stage sessions from the Love Won Out Conference are being shown over the next few weeks. It’s a good opportunity to check out these day long sessions on homosexuality produced by

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An example of how some don’t get it

David Virtue’s latest offering: St. Rowan’s Letter to Canterbury A Satirical Essay 1. Rowan called to be an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God and our brother Sodomites. I say this because our brother Sosthenes died of

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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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