Once the State starts monitoring the counter-cultural Christian opinions, it could be your voluntary group next for thought-policing.
Posts by Julian Mann
Julian Mann has been vicar of the Parish Church of the Ascension, Oughtibridge, South Yorkshire since 2000. Before getting ordained he was a reporter for Retail Week. He is married to Lisa and they have four teenage sons.
The Brexit vote would seem to indicate that there is now scope for a new political party with a demonstrably different worldview from a socially Marxist one.
Julian Mann: Why should Church of England schools be punished for the faults of Islamist extremists?
Ofsted recently scolded a CofE primary school in Bolton for failing to celebrate “religious and cultural diversity” – even though it already celebrates Eid and Diwali.
We should ignore his call for a boycott of Israeli goods, services and citizens – not prosecute him.
Both are socially evil and should be prosecuted on the basis of sufficient evidence.
If clergy become legally required to report allegations, we could be forced into acting as mouthpieces for malicious liars.
The teacher really did tell the Anglican clergyman from Jos, Nigeria, not to say that his friend had been murdered by a Muslim.