Trushare Files  No. 134



July 2006





Cardinal Kasper's address to the House of Bishops of the Church of England




Back to square one


Back to square one

Members of the editorial board offer a commentary on the two key motions that will come before General Synod this month. The debate and discussion of the past year appears to have been abandoned. We start again on a completely different process towards acquiring women bishops


Generation YNot?

Francis Gardom
Honorary Curate of
St Stephen’s, Lewisham,
on the recent church report
Making Sense of Generation Y

For understanding

The Rt Revd David Walker
suffragan Bishop of Dudley,
on why he is in favour
of women bishops
in the Church of England

Inventive prayer

Inventive prayer
John Hunwicke
in the Diocese of Exeter,
on over-inventive prayers
in contemporary liturgies

Just not cricket

John Shepley
on the remarkable events at
the All-England Lawn Tennis Club

Faithful capital

Martin Warner
Canon Residentiary of St Paul’s,
on the recent church report
Faithful Cities which updates
Faith in the City

On your knees

N. Patella
on why kneeling together
in worship is so important


Disciplining clerics

Malcolm Jones ssc
Vicar of St Michael and All Angels,
Swanmore, examines
Clergy Discipline Measure 2003
now coming into effect

Unhappy change

George Austin
looks at the religious world
into which Shakespeare was born

Anglicans and slavery

Simon Heans
returns to the question of slavery
and empire and our shared guilt

Pusey letter writer

Margaret Laird
has been reading Dr Pusey’s letters
to the Third Marquess of Salisbury

Some summer scandals

Alan Edwards
considers some mid
twentieth-century clerical scandals,
and how they captured the zeitgeist




Ghostly counsel Andy Hawes on sport and play
Devotional Arthur Middleton on a call to holiness
Patrick Reardon How faith and reason can go together
The way we live now  Geoffrey Kirk suggests that polygamy is not the worst option
Sacred Vision Mark Stevens on Rogier van der Weyden

Faith of our fathers

Arthur Middleton on the bishop as focus of unity

30 days

FiF Update
Last chronicle


Michael Heidt: Parish priest in the
Diocese of Pennsylvania, on the
election of Katherine Jefferts Schori
as Presiding Bishop

Central Africa

Rodney Hunter: Canon Emeritus
and Assistant Priest of
Lake Malawi Cathedral, on recent
developments in the province

Council of Anglican Provinces in Africa Excerpt of the communiqué issued
on behalf of the Anglican provinces of Africa





Anne Gardom on Modernism at the V & A


Barry Orford on Ronald Corp


The Old Enemies
The Message of Acts in Codex Bezae
Contemporary Creed
The Story of the Bible
Robert Linklater ssc
Women in the Episcopate
Living Bread



Sermon Salad: 
an Hors d'oeuvre 
of over three hundred homilies
for many occasions


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