The Archbishop of Canterbury is to take 2 months study leave as well as his usual annual month’s holiday, reports Ruth Gledhill.
One thing is for sure: the poor man can’t win at the moment. Most people in the world of Anglican goings-on have a problem with him at the moment, especially the liberals.
Perhaps he needs to step back before taking what might prove to be some of the biggest decisions in the history of Anglican things. Archbishop Rowan, if you’re reading: Take the time if you need it. And sorry the picture above is a bit rubbish. I didn’t put a lot of time or effort into it.
Speaking of time and effort, I am sorry that there has not been much meaty in-depth debate and analysis on the site for a few days. I am still groaning under the pressure of deadlines and the usual problems.