Category - St Paul's

  • 17 Jan 2012

    The beliefs and values thinktank Ekklesia is today drawing attention to a quiet u-turn by St Pauls Cathedral, which has joined in the moves to evict the Occupy Protest Camp.

  • 1 Jan 2012

    From my point of view, one of the major stories from 2011 has to be the growth of the Occupy movement - which in many places, not least London, has shown itself to be more than a ragged protest. Rather, it is a movement looking to make a sustained, subversive impact on our dominant political and economic processes.

  • 25 Dec 2011

    The Anglican Archbishop of Wales believes that the Occupy movement is embodying concerns which ought to be central to the Christian message.

  • 2 Dec 2011

    Prayers for the success of the United Nations Climate Change negotiations in Durban will be said during choral evensong at St Paul’s Cathedral on Saturday.

  • 28 Nov 2011

    A strengthened City of London police presence greeted Occupy London activists demanding freedom for Bradley Manning on the steps of St Paul’s.

  • 16 Nov 2011

    While attempts to 'Christianise' the Occupy movement from above are rightly being resisted within and without the protest outside St Paul's Cathedral, there are profound Christian lessons to be learned from 'the Church of Occupy', suggests Simon Barrow. The juxtaposition of movement and institution dramatises the questions and issues raised by the uneven transition from Christendom to post-Christendom.

  • 16 Nov 2011

    The Occupy London camp against corporate greed and unjust economics faces a new legal threat to its presence outside St Paul's Cathedral.

  • 15 Nov 2011

    Supporters of Occupy London have accused police of using unnecessary force in countering a peaceful protest outside the Lord Mayor's banquet.

  • 12 Nov 2011

    As with the leadership of the Church of England, the main Westminster parties have struggled to know how to respond to the Occupy London Stock Exchange camp, says Simon Barrow. He questions and deconstructs the idea that the tent protests have been 'unconstructive' politically and 'disastrous' religiously. Quite the reverse, he suggests.

  • 8 Nov 2011

    Professionals in the financial services sector believe that City bond traders, FTSE executives and stock brokers are paid too much, a new survey shows.