Church Of England Clergy Should Grow Beards To Reach Out To Muslims & Hipsters...What About The Women Clergy?
It's the Church of England idea, not Roman Catholic - still nonsense is still nonsense
Clergymen should grow beards to emphasise their holiness to Muslims, the Bishop of London has suggested. Rt Reverend Richard Chartres said the modern fashion for facial hair should not be the preserve of hispters, but would also be likely to impress those from Eastern cultures where wearing a beard could mark a man out as holy. He singled out two priests in Tower Hamlets - the Rev. Adam Atkinson, Vicar of St Peter's church in Bethnal Green, and Rev. Cris Rogers of All Hallows Bow - who have grown bushy beards. Daily Mail Read More>>>>>>