Archbishop Jonathan Blake
The Most Reverend Jonathan Blake, Presiding Archbishop of the Open Episcopal Church B.A. (Hons), Dip. Pastoral Studies. Bishop's Haven, 105 Danson Crescent Welling DA16 2AS U.K. Mobile: 07767 687711 www.bishopjonathanblake.com firstname.lastname@example.org www.openepiscopalchurch.org www.twitter.com/bishopjonathan The Church is a member of The International Council of Community churches and the World Council of Churches. Married with 5 children.
- Name: Bishop Jonathan Blake
- Location: London, Kent, United Kingdom
Tear gassed in Tehran, seized in Kabul, worked with Mother Teresa, escaped a murderer, raised £300,000, ordained 1981, 12 yrs an Anglican, slept on the streets, travelled to Auschwitz, Kenya and Pakistan to promote peace, opened the first inter-faith NHS chapel, wrote a biblical text on Parliament, arrested, relinquished his office within the CofE to pioneer independent ministry, baptised 1000's in homes, even on Mount Snowdon + in a circus ring, conducted a wedding underwater, published ‘For God’s Sake Don’t Go To Church’, nailed 95 Theses to Canterbury cathedral, arrested, co-founded the Society for Independent Ministry, was consecrated a bishop, co-founded the Open Episcopal Church, did the first gay wedding on prime time TV, sued Associated Newspapers for defamation, co-consecrated the first women bishops for England. Wales and Scotland, accommodated the homeless, took Mass to sex workers, posted it too, was elected Archbishop, arrested for taking his kids onto a roof, not charged - they were harnessed, founded ‘When No One’s Watching', became an ICV, conducted the wedding of the star Jade Goody, was invited to Downing Street, published 'That Old Devil Called God Again'.
Monday, July 25, 2016
THE COMPASSION OF A CHILD
Each difficult moment has the potential to open my eyes and open my heart.
We do not inherit the Earth from our Ancestors, we borrow it from our Children.
Native American Proverb
Sunday, July 24, 2016
Friday, July 22, 2016
JEFF BAUMAN AND CARLOS ARREDONDO - BOMBED INTO FRIENDSHIP
And running the race of life for Gold!
REMARKABLE DOCTORS UNDER SIEGE
EVERY CHAPTER OF THE QURAN STARTS WITH MERCY
Vision is the art of seeing the invisible.
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Monday, July 18, 2016
THE INEXPRESSIBLE JOY OF FAMILY LIFE
...a unique endeavour To bring to bloom the million-petalled flower Of being here.