New user? Register here:
Email Address:
Password:
Retype Password:
First Name:
Last Name:
Existing user? Login here:
 
 
Press >

Welby wasn’t shocking enough

by Andrew Brown

Posted: 11 Apr 2014 @ 12:06

ARCHBISHOP WELBY's remarks on LBC on African massacres and gay marriage caused limited excitement. I think they were instructive none the less.

They certainly did not cause the samekind of astonishment as Archbishop Williams did with his remarks on sharia, and this for a reason very disappointing to liberals: the idea of sharia in this country violates expectations. It is part of the English self-image that we are, if not Christian, certainly not Muslim: sharia is for foreigners, ...

If you have a valid subscription to Church Times, please log in to view this content. If you require a subscription, please click here.
Top feature

Where the track leads from Rio

Where the track leads from Rio

As the Olympic participants head home from Rio, Nick Watson explores the growing relationship between sport and the Churches  Subscribe to read more

Top comment

A Broadway guide to the narrow way

Christians could learn much from a revolutionary musical sensation, argues Rachel Mann  Subscribe to read more

Tue 30 Aug 16 @ 18:58
A Broadway guide to the narrow way | @RevRachelMann on @HamiltonMusical https://t.co/06OoyEUGUl

Tue 30 Aug 16 @ 13:32
GAFCON welcomes "shadow synod" in CofE https://t.co/HlFXA3EM6y