Lord Hylton

Women in the Church – the text of my letter published in “The Tablet” of 28th August

Lord Hylton

The Catholic Church appears not to have noticed the significance of two recent developments.  Women have been accepted not only as readers, but also as ministers of the Eucharist.  They are thus involved in the biblical word and in the distribution of the sacraments, two main components of worship.  The general acceptance of girls as altar…

Kosovo: The EU should back peace-building

Lord Hylton

Kosovo was part of the former Yugoslavia.  The majority of its population are Albanians, but there is a Serb minority mainly living in the North East of the territory.  In addition, there are several historic Serbian orthodox monasteries, dating from the Middle Ages. At least two of them are UNESCO listed sites and they also…