New user? Register here:
Email Address:
Password:
Retype Password:
First Name:
Last Name:
Existing user? Login here:
 
 
Letters to the editor >

Rochester’s waiting is over. Why so long?

From Canon Gordon Oliver

Sir, — At last, no less than 15 months after Dr Michael Nazir-Ali announced his resignation as Bishop of Rochester in March 2009, we have the very welcome anouncement of his successor.

The diocesan vacancy-in-see committee worked as closely and efficiently as possible with the appointments advisers, constrained only by the timetable pressures on the latter. The Crown Nominations Commission completed our deliberations on 19 ...

If you have a valid subscription to Church Times, please log in to view this content. If you require a subscription, please click here.
Job of the week

Priest in Charge & Deanery Ministry Development Officer

South West

Diocese of Exeter Priest in Charge for the North Creedy East MissionCommunity and Deanery Ministry Development Officer We need a Priest with vision to lead our mission to 8 rural parishes in a bea...  Read More

Signup for job alerts
Top feature

The war the English tried to forget

The war the English tried to forget

A new Civil War centre is about to open in Newark. Paul Wilkinson reports  Subscribe to read more

Question of the week
Should Britain open its borders to migrants from Africa?

To prevent multiple voting, we now ask readers to be logged in. This is free, quick and easy, honestly. Click here to login or register

Top comment

Overturning the vested interest

It was Keir Hardie's Christianity that inspired his politics, and his contribution to the Labour movement, says Gordon Brown  Read More

Sat 25 Apr 15 @ 14:40
Who did @David_Cameron call "Daddy G.O." at the Excel conference centre last week? http://t.co/yiiD0AtwE5 http://t.co/YkyOcAJkEt

Sat 25 Apr 15 @ 13:00
.@JustinWelby has said he is worried that Christianity is being eradicated in the Middle East http://t.co/v21NQMkoCq http://t.co/L43yzvzYv1