Trushare Files  No. 173



 October 2009


A receding tide on the Isle of Lewis (© Robert Macneil)S

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The worst outcome


Fr David Waller considers the consequences that could ensue if the women bishops legislation falls at the last hurdle


When even atheists are Catholic

John Heidt reflects on Christian inculturation

One rogue bishop John Shepley continues his examination of the ACC resolution and its impact
Fairness Mark Stevens considers the concept of 'fairness'
Why inclusiveness is exactly wrong Gary L'Hommedieu calls on the TEC and others to abandond the secular gospel of inclusiveness
Moral revolution Anthony Saville finds wisdom in the words of Amos
Despair and GMH Paul Griffin on Gerard Manley Hopkins' spiritual struggle
Conjuring words John Hunwike on the danger of basing and interpretation on the 'spirit' of what is said rather than the words used
Knox had it wrong Paul Griffin looks at Ronald Knox's account of his spiritual journey and his reasons for conversion
Youthful impatience Clare Rabjohns explains how the example of Mary shows that impatience is not a virtue
Nottingham albasters One of Britain's greatest artistic contributions to European culture
Solid and dry Digby Anderson on courage as a Christian virtue
Absence of graciousness Ivan Aquilina points out the importance of graciousness in debate
A new style of bishop Bishop Mott envisages Pastoral Bishops instead of CEOs for ACNA
From elsewhere America: Female pastors doublel; South Africa: Archbishop missing; Rome: Vatican–SSPX talks; America: Testing the faith; Poland: 'No' to women pastors
Views, reviews & previews Art: The Sacred Made Real; Books: Called Out of Darkness; The Labour of Obedience; Pilgrimage; The Shack; Book Notes: following up on Rubens


GHOSTLY COUNSEL Andy Hawes on sequential living
DEVOTIONAL C.S. Lewis on liturgical fidgeting
PATRICK REARDON on personal loyalty
SACRED VISION Mark Stevens on Rubens' Deposition
FAITH OF OUR FATHERS Arthur Middleton on Christian religion
TRAWLING THE NET Ed Tomlinson on Anglo-Catholic renewal
SECULAR LITURGIES Tom Sutcliffe on Bach's Cantatas
THE WAY WE LIVE NOW Geoffrey Kirk on women bishops and mission
TOUCHING PLACE Simon Cotton on Pontigny Abbey, France

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