Black curate who accused C of E of blocking him from priesthood for his right-wing views gets ordained

Jun 30, 2022 by

by Kelly Valencia, Premier: Rev Calvin Robinson, a curate who made headlines in recent months for accusing the Church of England of blocking him from priesthood, has been ordained in a Free Church of England church in London. “When God...

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The closing of the Episcopal mind

Jun 21, 2022 by

by Capel Lofft, The Critic: The Church of England’s leaders don’t reflect its political diversity. […] As E.R. Norman pointed out many decades ago, the Church of England’s leaders have, again and again since at least the eighteenth...

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Cancelling the Church for opposing the Rwanda policy is deeply un-Conservative

Jun 16, 2022 by

by Marcus Walker, New Statesman: Rebuking the bishops for speaking up for refugees feels achingly wet.  Preserving the institutions of the constitution has been core to every Conservative vision since the development of the party system....

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Former refugee becomes next Secretary General of the Anglican Communion

Jun 14, 2022 by

by Tola Mbakwe, Premier: The Anglican Communion has announced a South Sudanese bishop will be its next Secretary General. Right Rev Anthony Poggo is currently the Archbishop of Canterbury’s Adviser on Anglican Communion Affairs and the...

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Calvin Robinson says bishops are circulating letter suggesting he’s a ‘pimp involved in sexual exploitation&...

Jun 10, 2022 by

by Anna Fox, GB News: GB News regular Calvin Robinson says an anonymous letter implying that he is a “pimp involved in sexual exploitation” has been circulated among bishops in the Church of England. Calvin claims he was due...

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Should the Church of England be disestablished?

Jun 9, 2022 by

by Frank Cranmer, Law & Religion UK: In a guest post, Jonathan Chaplin, a member of the Centre for Faith and Public Life at Wesley House, Cambridge and author of Faith in Democracy: Framing a Politics of Deep Diversity (SCM 2021),...

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