He stands in the great tradition of the Old Testament prophet Amos, who fearlessly condemned the injustices of his day and whose great clarion call was 'Let justice roll on like a river and righteousness like a never-failing stream'.
We can ill afford to lose the life of someone of his goodness and greatness. It will be hard indeed to reflect on the loss to his family and to the nation in church this Sunday.
St Luke's Wimbledon Park
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