Justin Welby King Charles freedom of religion faith leaders

King pledges to defend freedom of religion

The media headlines and chatter are wrong. Even the Church Times got it wrong. King Charles III has not pledged "to protect all faiths". He did not say "I will protect all faiths". He is not defending a "universal faith".…
Stephen Cottrell Englishness England

The Church of Englishness

Upon reading Archbishop Stephen Cotterell’s remarks on English identity in the Telegraph, I was reminded of the time I was reading the Law Society Gazette whilst waiting for a court…
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,…