Welcome to Bishop Michael’s official website. Here
you will be able to find out about the current President
of OXTRAD and former Bishop of Rochester and his work.
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Posted on Tue 17 May 2011

Guardian: A true resurrection in Iraq

The savage attack on Christians worshipping at Our Lady of Salvation Chaldean Catholic church in Baghdad drew the world’s attention to the violence against Christians and other minorities, such as the Mandaeans…continue reading »

Posted on Mon 9 May 2011

The Times (£): How to cure Pakistan of its Islamist cancer

As children in Pakistan in the 1960s we were brought up with many Muslim friends, neighbours and relatives. At my Christian school, 90 per cent of the pupils were Muslim but there were also Hindus, Parsis and e…continue reading »

Posted on Wed 6 Apr 2011

Christian Today: We must respect Muslim beliefs, even when we strongly disagree

The burning of the Koran in a small independent church in the USA is a vivid instance of how relations between people of different faiths, and especially Muslims and Christians, can quite suddenly deteriorate b…continue reading »