Comments: opinions as Lambeth draws to a close

Church Times: The Anglican Commuion was made for man...... is it so hard to use inclusive language? (I agree with the point made though)

Posted by Sara MacVane at Saturday, 2 August 2008 at 5:59pm BST

The young will lead in many of the required reforms.

The old who do not care about the future (e.g. they won't be alive to see the end of the oil age) can not be relied upon to create just and sustainable civilizations.

Thugs who only care about themselves and their cronies similarly can not be relied upon to foster peace and justice.

The future belongs to those who embrace that we are all in this together and that any solution that seeks to deprive justice to any group is an anethema to peace.

The credibility of churches, governments, organisations and individuals will be based on their ability to reliably dispense resources and justice to all, whilst restraining destructive greed and aggression.

Peace comes from within, it can not be imposed from without - the latter is called tyranny.

Posted by Cheryl Va. at Saturday, 2 August 2008 at 11:36pm BST

Reform Judaism knows all about exclusion from Orthodox Judaism, maybe Chief Rabbi Sacks should have made this analogy when he addressed Lambeth.

In no circumstances as an Orthodox Jew will he recognise the spiritual reality of so-called Reform Judaism.

Posted by Robert Ian Williams at Tuesday, 5 August 2008 at 6:28pm BST
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