Category Archives: Church of England

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

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Congratulations to Revd Canon Mpho Tutu and Professor Marceline Van Furth

  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

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The Church of England and AA Home Start

The AA is frequently referred to as the fourth protective agency, and it is no surprise when the fourth arm of the Establishment – the Church of England –  gets into a spot of trouble the call goes out for … Continue reading

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