Comments: South Carolina election consents

Big conversation at Fr. Jakes too:

http://frjakestopstheworld.blogspot.com/

"Via Media Urges Closer Scrutiny of Bishop-elect Lawrence"

Posted by Leonardo Ricardo at Thursday, 26 October 2006 at 10:24am BST

All of this is well within the language of General Convention resolution B033. The resolution "urges restraint," but still leaves the decisions in the hands of the bishops and Standing Committees. So, these groups appeal to those bishops and Standing Committees.

I think the argument about one's commitment to ordination vows is pertinent. However, I don't know how compelling it will be when the person hasn't yet taken those vows. This may well once again requirement measurement by behavior after rather than prevention of the ordination.

Posted by Marshall Scott at Thursday, 26 October 2006 at 6:36pm BST
Post a comment









Remember personal info?






Please note that comments are limited to 400 words. Comments that are longer than 400 words will not be approved.

Cookies are used to remember your personal information between visits to the site. This information is stored on your computer and used to refill the text boxes on your next visit. Any cookie is deleted if you select 'No'. By ticking 'Yes' you agree to this use of a cookie by this site. No third-party cookies are used, and cookies are not used for analytical, advertising, or other purposes.