Justin Welby

mandatory reporting child abuse

Mandatory reporting of CofE child abuse is complicated, so let’s proceed incrementally

When judges are considering whether children can be returned to failing parents, they set the bar at a fairly low standard: ‘good enough parenting’ is sufficient. This approach does not involve them in social engineering; it recognises that children do…
reformation 500

Reformation 500: we are all Protestants now

‘Reformation’ is an awkward word; so, of course, is ‘Protestant’. Both terms convey a sense of theological unity or ecclesial uniformity wrapped in a righteous evangelical zeal, when, in fact,…