December 2016

 

Christmas message from Queen Elizabeth II

Video message from the Queen of England for Christmas 2016

 

Court orders Indian church trustees be removed for fraud

National Company Law Tribunal finds a prima facie case of systemic fraud and misconduct exists in the management of the Church of South India's properties

 

Madras High Court strikes petition seeking removal of CSI moderator

Court lets stand amendments to the Church of South India's constitution extending the tenure of current officeholders by one year

 

Christmas message from the Bishop of St Asaph

It’s about time that it was said: money makes for a good Christmas. 

 

Bishop of Guilford's Christmas message

The human race has many gifts, but one of our most frequent failings is an inability to live at peace with one another.

 

Christmas message from the Bishop of Derby

Christmas is celebrated as a season of peace. The reality for so many is the experience of war, conflict, stress, unhappiness.

 

Christmas message from the Bishop of St Albans

People have many words to describe their babies, some kindlier than others, some just meaning baby, some quite different, some tongue in cheek. There’s cherub, nipper, bairn, brat, imp.

 

Christmas message from the Bishop of Leicester

As I approach my first Christmas in Leicester, I can’t help but reflect on the last seven months since my arrival.