Nov 11, 2011

ESCAPING THE CHAINS THAT BIND US: ¨A nightmare* scenario is unfolding in England, home of the Anglican Communion¨

¨unmistakable signs of rebellion¨...escaping from the ¨Anglican Covenant¨ chains
¨If the (well-intentioned) Archbishop of Canterbury were to have his way, the Anglican Covenant would, over the next few years, encircle the globe in chains.


However, there are unmistakable signs of rebellion, and it is beginning to look as if the select – extremely select – group of signatories to the Covenant would fit on the head of a pin, leaving the great majority of Anglican Communion Provinces outside the inner circle of ‘true believers’.

Dr. Rowan Williams insisting on pledges from truest of believers?
In these circumstances, you might think the obvious course is to tear up the Covenant, while admitting that any document of 5,123 words and eleven A4 pages is unworkable as a worldwide definition of Anglicanism, quite apart from several unpalatable clauses in the small print. But what may be obvious to you and me appears not to be obvious to the powers that be...¨ please read it all, HERE

·  Thanks to Lay Anglicana, sidebar
·  Thanks to The No Anglican Covenant Coalition, sidebar

2 comments:

Laura Sykes said...

Thank-you Leonardo! Comment is welcome from one and all - and in particular any ideas of how we are to make people aware of what is going on.

Leonardo Ricardo said...

Dear Luara,

Thank you very much for the posting...interesting, I had a very big ¨visitor¨ day yesterday (and I seem to get many from all over the world more and more often)...best to you, best to us, ¨comprehensive unity¨ is clearly the way to go!