Day: May 12, 2009

Reigning in the Ridley draft

The Anglican Consultative Council has removed the backdoor and windows means to entry and manipulation. Only signed-up members of the Anglican Consultative Council can join, thus cutting out the Anglican Church of North America’s ambition to fast track itself into recognition against that of TEC and the ACC. Furthermore, it wants the section 4 revised, so that even that centralising and residual disciplining is removed.

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Building a trellis

Several years ago I led a retreat whose theme was “I am the vine, and you are the branches.” What on earth can I find new to say about those very familiar words? I wondered. Instead of turning to the Bible commentaries, I took myself off to the local Barnes and Noble and got a few books on viticulture.

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