Tag Archives: Safeguarding

Oh Zoom! You chased the day away *

An Archiepiscopal bromance; tetchy questions on safeguarding and COVID. Are we spectators or participants? A run down of the first-ever Zoom General Synod. Continue reading

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You don’t know what you’ve got till it’s gone *

Quite a day at General Synod: a re-set on safeguarding, funeral poverty, and the climate emergency Continue reading

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Together we can make it happen; wait and see *

Sunday in York: go to church, talk Safeguarding, Methodism and Refugees. Oh, and contactless church collections. Continue reading

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I know there’s an answer

Lots of questions, some answers: the opening day of the York General Synod Continue reading

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A bridge over troubled water *

A cheerful preview of what’s happening at Synod this weekend: ecumenism, safeguarding, and much else. Continue reading

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There’s a shadow hanging over me… *

From safeguarding to Vera Lynn via a missed football match: a Saturday at Synod Continue reading

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Football crazy, football mad *

Friday 6 July at Synod: World Cup adjustments and uncomfortable questions. Continue reading

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Off we went, to make a great big tent, on the weekend *

Despite England football and Wimbledon, the July 2018 General Synod is imminent. A preview with comment.
We meet in a heatwave – and there’ll be plenty of heat around sexuality, safeguarding and cathedrals. Continue reading

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IICSA concludes – for now

Reflections as IICSA’s three weeks of hearings come to an end, with links to key evidence. Continue reading

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IICSA’s first Anglican week

IICSA’s first week on the Anglican Church is over. It’s caused me some pretty serious reflections… Continue reading

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