Wednesday, 27 June 2007

Is the Army becoming Presbyterian?

[...] The chaplains’ profiles on the official website certainly suggest not only that the Free Churches are over-represented, but also that most Anglican chaplains are evangelicals.

But it does occur to me that traditionalist Anglicans and Roman Catholics have only themselves to blame: both Churches are so full of sanctimonious pacifists that it’s no wonder that chaplains are hard to find. Evangelicals, in contrast, will not rest until the last atheist has been rooted out of his foxhole. And good for them. Read more

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Er, I think Cromwell's army was made up of Independents (unfortunately). But don't let that stop you declaring for a better ecclesiology!

Presbyterianly yours,

Foxy John.