Devil's advocate? Very apposite!pentax5ACLet's play devil's advocate... Is the Synod go ahead for women bishops just a realistic recognition of the liberal values now dictated by a secular society? And if so...isn't this a betrayal of early scriptural doctrine?
Er...Not really Hugh!Just basic grammar. A church is a building; the Church (with a capital letter)is correctly in this instance an institutionalized body or organization. Not sure if Henry VIII was a Coke or Pepsi fan, but with a body like his, he probably drank both! iHughWhich Church? surely that is "a Church", not "the Church". That's a bit like mixing up Coke and Pepsi