Tag: Petition

Advertising Standards Authority ‘Persecutes Cranmer’

This is extraordinary! Apparently there have been a number of complaints about one of the advertisements His Grace carried on behalf of the Coalition for Marriage. He has been sent all manner of official papers, formal documentation and threatening notices

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Summary of today in the Lords

CCFON have the news. Three amendments tabled by Baroness O’Cathain were passed by the House of Lords tonight. The first amendment was voted through 216 votes to 178, the second was conceded by the Government and the third was voted

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Things NOT to say, Number 36

I present this absolute gem from the front page of today’s Church of England Newspaper. David Skinner, a Baptist who started the petition, said: “There is no such thing as homophobia, because there are no such things as homosexuals. Homosexuals

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Christians and Caesar – Engaging with Issues of Equality

I’ve not blogged a lot on the Equality Bill currently going through the UK Parliament, mainly because I haven’t had much to say. There’s also very good coverage on Thinking Anglicans (and very poor opinion in the comments) which is

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Women Bishops – Draft Measures and Code of Practice

The Church of England has published a draft measure and code of practice ahead of February’s session of General Synod. I’ve only had a cursory glance as I’m still on holiday, but two things strike me immediately: The code of

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Busts 4 Justice

I’ve just come across an item in the newspaper related to a bust-up (pardon the pun!) between a regular customer and a well-known high street store. The dispute regards the additional £2 cost placed on bras larger than a DD

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