Updated Wednesday morning
Frances Young’s sermon is available in full
Guardian Stephen Bates Queen opens church synod
and an editorial opinion, The Queen reminds us of lasting values
Times Online carries Ruth Gledhill’s report, now under the headline Bishop backs ‘shoot-to-kill’ police for suicide bombers, but earlier in the day, before the afternoon write-through it was headlined York Archbishop attacks ‘scandalous’ divisions in Church.
Ruth’s blog has Christian church ‘unique’ says Queen.
The press release about the morning tells us what The Queen said.
What the Archbishop of York said to The Queen is published in full. This was certainly the best speech of the day.
And also this one.
The official bulletin of the afternoon’s events is here.
There was one attempt to amend the terrorism motion, by substituting “while condemning” for “without excusing” in paragraph (b). This failed.
Earlier the BBC Today radio programme had interviewed Bp Tom Butler: listen here (Real Audio, 5 m 40 s)