Category Archives: Anglicanism

Anglo Catholicks and the Church of England


I have been an Anglo Catholic since the early 1970’s and before that I was mildly Catholic but still learning about Christianity in a village church which was more or less High Church with a slight leaning towards the Catholic approach … Continue reading

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Touching the hem of Christ’s Vestments.


MrC’s comments of ‘SAFEGUARDING: FOLLOW-UP TO THE CHICHESTER COMMISSARIES’ REPORTS FOREWORD BY THE ARCHBISHOPS OF CANTERBURY AND YORK’ Tomorrow there will be a discussion concerning the safeguarding procedures in relation to the abuse of children and vulnerable adults as it … Continue reading

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Those who are of Riper Years….. and LGBT’s


I’m sorry but I can’t find my copy of the old book of Common Prayer, but I remember bits pretty well and it is still canonical. In it I recall a wedding service variation for ‘those who are of riper … Continue reading

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Hypocrisy in the House of Bishops


Firstly there is the ‘supposedly’ single bishop, who speaks out against ordaining gay people. Yet he himself is gay and is active on the gay internet scene, meeting men online to have affairs and ‘liaisons’ with.  He has hardly ever … Continue reading

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Challenge to you. Explain Christianity.


Why should anyone be a Christian? What is the basic message that you would put to someone enquiring about the Christian Faith? What are the essential pieces of information that one needs to convey the Christian faith? Or is it … Continue reading

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The Church needs to Change


If the church is to survive as a purposeful and positive factor in people’s lives then it is going to have to change radically.  The superstition and sectarianism that it has depended upon for generations must come to an end … Continue reading

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TODD AKIN : Conservative Evangelicalism


Politicians, in the USA, following the lead of Todd Akin, are now able to quote research that has found that the body of those who suffer from an attack of Conservative Evangelicalism has a natural ability to defend itself by … Continue reading

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Sentamu’s shame: not one of mine but excellent!


Not one of mine but follow this link ( Press Officers; send you threats to ship of fools please) http://www.ship-of-fools.com/features/2012/dear_john.html

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Moving on……


Faithful followers of this blog know that MrC has poked fun at a lot of people and occasionally pointed out some really bad behaviour by others.  I am not without sin either and it is not a perfect blog by … Continue reading

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Kerron has a huge cross to bear, Mr sentamu!


Mr Catolick’s blog has made  Kerron Cross (Mr Sentamu’s Publicity spin doctor) to find out a bit about him go here. I am surprised that a one time socialist should be offended by MrC’s jesting and support for women and … Continue reading

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