What is the Will of the People asks Bishop Nick Baines at Harold Wilson Lecture

Bishop Nick has given a high profile lecture on how the numbers add up regarding Brexit. Addressing the question “the will of the people?” he has given the annual Harold Wilson Lecture at Huddersfield University. “When Jesus of Nazareth stood before Pontius Pilate, he didn’t offer a referendum on what to do with him, but … Continue Reading

Conversion of marriage to civil partnership – Law & Religion UK

On 10 July 2019 the government published plans for extending civil partnerships to opposite-sex couples by the end of this year. The Government’s intention to introduce opposite-sex civil partnerships was announced in 2018, and yesterday’s Press Release concerns the “next steps for opposite-sex civil partnerships”; these include “a consultation on how to ensure couples in … Continue Reading