Occupy London and Resignation of the Dean of St. Paul’s Cathedral

By: Monday October 31, 2011 2:15 pm

A third official from St. Paul’s Cathedral in London has resign, but unlike others, the latest to resign appears to be opposed to accommodating the Occupy London protesters. It’s a lost opportunity for senior church officials to stand for justice.

 

Occupy London: Chancellor Giles Fraser Resigns from St. Paul’s Cathedral Staff

By: Friday October 28, 2011 6:07 am

From high atop the western front of St. Paul’s Cathedral in London, the stone figure of St. Paul looks down on the plaza below. St. Paul — a tentmaker by trade — has a clear view of the sprawling tents that have blossomed around the cathedral as part of the Occupy London Stock Exchange movement. The towers to the left and right of St. Paul are topped by pineapples — “a symbol of peace, prosperity and hospitality,” according to the St. Paul’s website.

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