Nick Baines

Diocese of Leeds financial crisis

Diocese of Leeds is not in ‘financial crisis’: Bishop Nick Baines is balancing the budget

Apparently the Diocese of Leeds is in a state of "serious financial crisis". Bishop Nick Baines is pacing the cloisters with furrowed brow, anguished about having to sell off one of his cathedrals to make up the £3million shortfall. He…
public theology

Do we need a new public theology?

"There's such a need for good public theology," tweeted Fr Gregory Platten, Vicar of All Saints Church, London, N20. "Increasingly struck by how much theology is written for theologians alone:…