The Emperor’s New Clothes

Mar 4, 2023 by

By Dave Doveton. Hans Christian Anderson’s children’s’ story is about a vain emperor who is swindled by two men who offer to weave him a magnificent set of new clothes. These new clothes they say are invisible to stupid and incompetent...

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Why is homosexuality a sin?: An ex-gay man’s testimony.

Feb 17, 2023 by

Editors Note:  From time to time I will have a guest on my blog to address issues of importance to the church.  I am pleased to introduce my first guest – Sam Salter. Sam is an ex-gay man, and he shares his testimony – also...

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Prayers of “love and faith” or a liturgy for Baal?

Feb 6, 2023 by

by Dave Doveton: In recent days the Bishops of the Church of England released their response to the Living in Love and Faith process, which included a draft set of prayers and liturgies. These “Prayers of Love and Faith” are, say the...

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“I will be who I will be”: Exodus 3 and Gender Identity

Jan 16, 2023 by

Our western culture is being swept by a tide of neo-gnostic idealism where the psychological will of the internal self can override the limits of bodily materialism.  So, men attempt to change into ‘women’ by hormonal drugs and surgical...

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Editorial blog retrospective

Dec 6, 2022 by

ANDREW SYMES TO STEP DOWN FROM ANGLICAN MAINSTREAM AFTER NEARLY A DECADE Press Release includes a message from Anglican Mainstream’s Chair of Trustees, and details of how readers can make a comment. Andrew Symes says: This is the...

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‘Sexuality and holiness’ – a review

Nov 1, 2022 by

By Andrew Symes, Anglican Mainstream: An excellent new resource on a faithful Christian response to sexuality and gender controversies courageously goes further than many standard evangelical treatments of this challenging topic....

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