In an exchange in Britain’s House of Lords today, Archbishop of Canterbury the Most Reverend Justin Welby expressed concern for the unaccompanied children left in an increasingly vulnerable situation as the refugee camp known as the Jungle in Calais, France is dismantled. The official Hansard transcript of today’s debate includes the following exchanges: Baroness Sheehan To ask Her Majesty’s […]
Day: March 1, 2016
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UPDATED statement by Archbishop Hiltz
… it became clear to us that the draft resolution to change the Marriage Canon to accommodate the marriage of same-sex partners is not likely to pass in the Order of Bishops by the canonical requirement of a 2/3rds majority in each Order.
“There are so many stories to tell and, with the revolution we are witnessing in communications, I hope to make it easier to get those stories told and shared.”
No more lonely nights in the college chapels of Oxford and Cambridge
Caught up in the whirl of activity in our life, surely only the grace and consolation of the Holy Spirit calls us back to find that time, and the energy to persevere in doing good.