The Church of England died of niceness because she substituted the religion of the cross for the cult of snowflakery. She bartered the badge of her identity, the cross, for the emblem of all that is malleable, cowardly, and vacillating – the snowflake. The C of E lost her identity in the fog of congeniality.
Why is the story of keeping alive one seriously sick baby dominating the news headlines? Not for one day, not even for a week, but for a full three months since a High Court Judge ruled that doctors could withdraw the life support of the terminally ill Charlie Gard. Why not hand Charlie Gard over to ‘nature, red in tooth and claw?’