Trushare Files  No. 210



November 2012





A better way forward

Simon Killwick explains why the women bishops legislation must be defeated
A time to rethink The Catholic Group in Synod explain that there are other options in November
What does respect mean? Paul Benfield explains why the word 'respect' does not improve the women bishops legislation
A new Director for Forward in Faith Colin Podmore introduces himself and looks to the future
'Let all mortal flesh keep silence' Alan Edwards on the virtue of silence in church

Women bishops: why 'respect' will not do

John Ricardson presents the arguments against Clause 5(1)

Stephen Parkinson: Gruffalo or mouse? Sam Philpott pays tribute to the work of Stephen Parkinson
Sacramental Assurance A Reader considers the difficulty of reconfirmation and re-ordination
What can I do? Tony Delves offers practical advice on what we can do to prepare for Genaeral Synod
The New Directions Interview in his second interview Bishop Martin Jarrett speaks about being a bishop and retirement
A question of doctrine Rod Thomas explains the long term problems of the Women Bishops Measure
Extreme Unction Anthony Saville urges readers to save an important work of art
The extended Holy Family the rood screen at Houghton St Giles in Norfolk
The women bishops legislation is not fit for purpose Simon Killwick reiterates why the legislation will not do
Sundays after Trinity A poem by Peter Mullen
Out in the cold Terry Buckingham reviews the results of a survey of 1,000 Anglicans
The Mind of Anglicans Survey we bring you the full results of this important survey
  Adam Wogan reflects on the priestly vocation and life at theological college
views, reviews and previews Art: Owen Higgs on Bronze at the Royal Academy
TV: Alex Lane on Vicar Academy
Music: Peter Westfield on Great European Choral Works
Books: Crispin Harrison on Companions on the Bethlehem Road
John Twistleton
on I Believe in One God: The Creed Explained and Precious Thoughts
George Nairn-Briggs on Falling Upward



GHOSTLY COUNSEL Andy Hawes considers prayer and mission
FAITH OF OUR FATHERS Arthur Middleton on 'what always and everywhere and by all was believed'
BOOK OF THE MONTH Jane Backman on Words of Spirituality
SECULAR LITURGIES Tom Sutcliffe on new versions of old classics

Christopher Smith considers the twilight of the gods

TOUCHING PLACE Simon Cotton on St Bridget, Llansantffraed
DEVOTIONAL Arthur Middleton on Treasures in the backyard

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