The announcement in
April 2004 of the appointment of Jeffrey John as the Dean of St.
Albans is of particular concern to Church Society because the
Society's offices are in the Diocese and ordained staff have to
date been licensed by the Bishop.
should not enter into Civil Partnerships - press release from
Church Society following reports that Jeffrey John had entered
into a C.P. with his 'partner' Grant Holmes.
Albans - Behind the Words. Why the Bishop of St Albans arguments
for supporting the appointment of the new Dean Jeffrey John are
flawed. Paper circulated within the St Albans Diocese by James
Robson, Tutor in Biblical Studies at Oak Hill College.
in St Albans. Comment on the scandal of Jeffrey John's appointment
as Dean of St Albans, and advice on action that could be taken.
Cross†Way Summer 2004
9 June 2004
to the Diocesan Bishop grows as the DEF begin to talk about finance
and alternative episcopal oversight.
24 May 2004
Statement from the Diocesan Evangelical Fellowship
18 May 2004
from members of Diocese to the Diocesan Bishop
5 May 2004
from Church Society Council to the Archbishop of Canterbury
calling on him to demand the resignation of Jeffrey John.
Together with a news release explaining this action.
20 April 2004
of the press release from the Diocesan Evangelical Fellowship
objecting to the appointment of Jeffrey John and calling for the
appointment to be reversed.
19 April 2004
comment by David Phillips on the supposed undertakings given
by Jeffrey John.
21 June 2003
to the appointment of Jeffrey John as Dean of St Albans