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Anything Rome Can Do, Catherbury Can Do As Well

March 28, 2014

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Bishop offers Prince a BJ

This story had my very lapsed catholic wife dancing on the coffee table and cheering wildly.

“A retired Church of England bishop and friend of Prince Charles has been charged with a series of sex offences.

Peter Ball, who once described the Prince of Wales as a loyal friend after being given a place to live by him, is due to appear in court next month over sex offences and misconduct charges.

The 82-year-old former Bishop of Gloucester, who was previously Bishop of Lewes in East Sussex, will be prosecuted for alleged historic offences dating back to 1977.

Ball was enthroned as Bishop of Gloucester in 1992 at a ceremony attended by Prince Charles, and resigned in 1993.”

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