Steven Hayward–A Church That Still Believes in God?

One of my favorite “Yes, Prime Minister” episodes is “The Bishop’s Gambit,” where Prime Minister Hacker has to select a new bishop for the diocese of Bury St. Edmunds, and wonders naively whether the ideal candidate should believe in God or not. From the script:

“The bench of bishops should have a proper balance between those who believe in God and those who don’t.”

“Bishops tend to live a long time, perhaps because the Almighty is not all that keen for them to join him….”

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One comment on “Steven Hayward–A Church That Still Believes in God?

  1. Don R says:

    The “Read it all” link has bit of a problem. 😉
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