An Idea Whose Time Has Come: W E Gladstsone

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You cannot fight against the future.  Time is on our side.

William Ewart Gladstone, 1809-1898

I find this a comforting thought when working – with others – on opening up the Church of England. Or when joining with my friends on the campaign for recognition of the damage done by Diethylsilbestrol. Or saving dolphins. Or…(fill in your own pet project).

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About layanglicana

Author of books on Calcutta, Delhi and Dar es Salaam, I am now blogging as a lay person about the Church of England and the Anglican Communion. I am also blogging about the effects of World War One on the village of St Mary Bourne, Hampshire.
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