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Do Jews still await a Messiah?

Do Jews still await a Messiah?

You answers: Do Jews still await the coming of a Messiah? 

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A reader asks whether Jews still await a Messiah  

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A reader asks whether it is appropriate for members of the clergy to display election propaganda such as signs reading "Vote Labour", in parsonage gardens?

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A reader asks whether it is appropriate for members of the clergy to display election propaganda, such as signs reading "Vote Labour", in parsonage gardens?

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A reader asks about the fact that six recently appointed bishops are all married to other priests

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Out of the question: It is the custom in most C of E cathedrals and some larger parishes for the lay crucifer to wear a dalmatic. As the dalmatic is normally a vestment of an ordained deacon, where did this tradition originate, and is it still appropriate?

Looks like a dalmatic, probably a tunicle

Out of the question: It is the custom in most C of E cathedrals and some larger parishes for the lay crucifer to wear a dalmatic. As the dalmatic is normally a vestment of an ordained deacon, where did this tradition originate, and is it appropriate?

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Out of the question: In Choral Evensong on Radio 3 on 31 December, the officiant said the General Thanksgiving from the Prayer Book. This was probably the first time I had heard that prayer for more than 40 years. Is it still used regularly anywhere?

Amber communion wine?

Out of the question: Where does the practice of using amber wine for communion come from, and why is it done? Do we not lose the symbolism of red wine?

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