"I have a private life and I'm endeavouring to get on with that to deal with the difficulty of separating from my wife.
"I love the church . . . and I have no intention of turning around and walking away from the church."
Here is my thought: To use the phrase "love the church" when one surrenders one's licence five minutes after laying down one's crozier is, well, striking. As the rest of the article makes clear, an entirely predictable thing has happened.