Monthly Archives: February 2014

I say a little prayer *

Writing up the last day of Synod is always a bit difficult, largely because of the rush to get home. That’s especially true this week, with Paddington trains to the West severely restricted because of flooding at Maidenhead. Fortunately Waterloo … Continue reading

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I can see clearly now *

One of the reasons I started this blog two years ago was to communicate to people back in the diocese what Synod was doing about the King’s Great Matter (Women and the Episcopate) . I had been emailing short reports … Continue reading

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Tell me why (I don’t like Mondays) *

So, what have we learned? Now, do remember as you read this, bathwellschap is a personal view… The new Bishop’s housing row made a short, but significant impact on Day 1 of these sessions. The day started with a press … Continue reading

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QUESTION: “Why do we never get an answer?” *

This blog is normally confined to General Synod matters. I don’t talk about other diocesan issues. But there are around half a dozen Questions about the Bishop’s Palace (where I work) put down for Monday evening. So, in the spirit … Continue reading

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