Category Archives: Anglicanism
44 years ago today, on the feast of St Martha and St Mary of Bethany, in the appropriately designated Church of the Advocate in Philadelphia, 11 women sensing a call to ordination lined up to be ordained – defying the … Continue reading
Power, equality and faith: how to erase female authority – the case of the disappearing women. Part 1: The women around Jesus.
Last night I sat down with some Sicilian biscotti to watch some catch up TV. And boy oh boy did I do some catching up. About sixteen centuries worth of cultural catch up. Here’s the thing. Professors Joan Taylor and … Continue reading
A wonderful breath of fresh air sweeps across the channel to the isles of Albion this New Year’s day 2016, with news of the marriage of Canon Revd Mpho Tutu and Professor Marceline Van Furth in a small civil … Continue reading
This was a post which I guest wrote for Ellee Seymour’s pages back in January 2013.http://elleeseymour.com/2013/01/05/no-sex-please-were-gay-british-bishops/ In the light of recent developments here in Britain and in Russia, which I have blogged on above – the posting of this piece … Continue reading