I have tried very hard on this blog not to be too personal in my comments. After all the whole purpose of it is to provide information, which readers/subscribers might not be able to access by other means. However there are very occasional exceptions, and this is one of them……
Sorry, had to get that out of my system. Just heard on the news that the Rt Rev Dr Michael Nazir-Ali is to retire later this year. O Joy, O frabjous day!
We can only pray that common sense will prevail and see a sensible replacement. His comments on childless couples the other week were just the latest in a very long line of crass, insensitive, divisive, and at times, downright bigoted, self-serving statements that have done nothing but bring the Church into dispute and division, to say nothing of it being held in contempt by the chattering classes.