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Synod’s working group on the environment

From the Rt Revd Dr David Atkinson

Sir, - Without suggesting that church officials are suffering from bureaucratic lethargy, I find it hard to understand how, five months on from the decision at the February Synod sessions to set up a working group on the environment, there is still no announcement of progress.

Christiana Figueres of the UN, speaking recently in St Paul's Cathedral, urged church leaders to make their voices heard about climate change. Time is not on ...

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The advocacy and the ecstasy

The advocacy and the ecstasy

St Teresa, born in Avila 500 years ago this weekend, is often depicted in a religious fervour. But there was much more to her than that, writes Laurie Vere  Subscribe to read more

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Lessons from history can teach us how to live

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Tue 31 Mar 15 @ 16:32
@churchtimes @TheDesmondTutu is a celebrated former student at @KingsCollegeLon - the old student union nightclub was called Tutu's.

Tue 31 Mar 15 @ 16:32
Archbishop Desmond Tutu intervenes over King's College London's refusal to divest from fossil fuels http://t.co/elamBfZCLm