Bishop Rachel responds to the Peter Ball documentary

Published: Tuesday January 14, 2020

Bishop Rachel, Bishop of GloucesterThis week a BBC documentary on the Peter Ball case was aired. Bishop Rachel felt it vital to respond to the first part of the documentary, but the statement stands for the full two programmes shown. She says, “I am utterly ashamed that a so called Bishop in the Church of England committed such horrific abuse.”

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Bishop Rachel has consistently responded strongly to this horrific case. You can view her response after the release of – An Abuse of Faith, the independent report by Dame Moira Gibb into the Church’s handling of the Bishop Peter Ball case in 2017  – Bishop Rachel statement- An abuse of Faith


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