Tag: Richard Chartres

Exclusive – It’s not Chartres

Am being told by a very reliable source that the CNC have NOT chosen Richard Chartres. I will eat my hat if he ends up getting Augustine’s Throne.

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They’re Off in the next Archbishop’s Race

Just published by yours truly over at politicalbetting.com —— The Revd Peter Ould marks your card Let’s get some preliminaries out of the way. As regards selection, the Archbishop of Canterbury is selected by the Crown Nominations Commission which is

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Personal Fiefdom?

It appears that the Rev Martin Dudley truly is a law unto himself, and himself alone. In today’s Church Times Dudley writes on the letters page: Sir, Your report concerning the blessing of Peter Cowell and David Lloyd contains a

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Martin Dudley – Examining his Letter

In the fresh light of day, the letter from Martin Dudley to the Bishop of London reveals where the disciplinary process arrived at and what implications that has for us in our understanding of what the actual outcome of this

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Gay BCP Wedding – No Action to be Taken

Ruth Gledhill is reporting that no action is to be taken over the gay wedding at St Bartholomews earlier this month. She writes: the Rector of St Bartholomew the Great, the Rev Martin Dudley, is to escape any form of

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Richard Chartres plays very hard ball indeed

Here’s the letter the Bishop of London sent to all London clergy, readers, church wardens and church wardens’ dachshunds today. 18th June 2008 Dear Friends, Many of you will have seen the publicity over the weekend around the service which

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