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You can’t say you are ‘gay’ if you are a Christian, Church rules

The word “gay” should not be used by Christians to identify their sexual orientation, according to a ruling by the Council of Bishops from...

AS Haley: Sense and nonsense about impeachment

The Internet is all a-burbling with talk of impeachment. Much of what I have read is ill-informed, or indeed uninformed, nonsense. Your Curmudgeon approaches...

AS Haley: The Democrats’ Dilemma

In this post, I want to draw out some logical consequences of the Democrats having prevailed in the face of the multiple challenges to...

AS Haley on the coming showdown on January 6, part 3

The news keeps changing as the tallying of Electoral College votes in the Capitol on January 6 approaches. It is difficult at this point...

AS Haley on the coming showdown on January 6, part 2

In my first post in this series, I laid out an overview of presidential elections as governed by Article II, Section 1 of the Constitution,...

AS Haley on the coming showdown on January 6, part 1

The results of the presidential election are now largely encapsulated in the cocoon created by our media. Any attempt to say something contrary to the...

The Church and Bishopsgate

St Helen’s Bishopsgate, a large London church, has made a public Statement criticising the Church of England’s Living in Love and Faith for not opposing same-sex partnerships more...

Bishops, Safeguarding and Jonathan Fletcher

In March 2017 at a retreat centre near Rye in Sussex, an invitation-only conference took place at which thirty six individuals were present.  They...

Letter to the editor: Safeguarding concerns with St Helen’s

Dear Sir, The press release  (AI, 18/12/20) from St Helen’s Bishopsgate in the City of London announcing a ‘broken partnership’ with the Church of England’s House...

St Helen’s Multiply the Muddle

In a press release dated 18 December 2020, St Helen’s Bishopsgate announced that they are now in “a state of broken partnership” with their...

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