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Guyana Anglicans Allow Women to Be Ordained as Priests

An Anglican diocese that represents three small South American countries has broken with local tradition and is allowing women to be trained and ordained as priests. 100 more words

Modern Church

Women elders?

Catching up on the posts here, I noticed that Jessica recently referred to ‘churchianity’. It’s an interesting concept – and a useful one. One difficulty faced by anyone who values tradition is the question of how old that tradition is? 574 more words

Faith

Fighting the Demons

An understanding given about Patricia’s latest dream/vision:

The demons being flung at us are really coming faster and faster. (See post under “Patricia’s Dreams” or at: … 636 more words

Prayer Group Sharing

I Will Wait For You

So goes the famous Mumford and Sons’ song. And it is so important to wait, and to be patient. A wise colleague of mine put different quotes all around school, getting children thinking about different values. 665 more words

Motherhood

13th March 1994. Women Priests.

In the Old Testament there were many doughty women leaders and prophets of Israel: Miriam in Exodus 15.20; Deborah in Judges 4.4-5 and Esther 4.15-17, but never assumed priestly caste. 457 more words

March

Disagreeing well: Women priests and flying bishops

Recently we have heard a lot about ‘disagreeing well’. This is in relation to the shared conversations, and the debate in general, about sexuality. It is important to disagree well. 605 more words

Book Review: The Woman In Blue: The Dr Ruth Galloway Mysteries 8 (Ruth Galloway 8) Elly Griffiths ****

UK Publishing Date: 2 Feb 2016. 368 pages.

By the time you get to the eighth book in a series it’s easy for it to start to feel a bit stale or hackneyed. 298 more words

Book Review