Anyhow, the boon is made manifest in the programme for a Brighton college conference on May 12 (the Lord chooses humble vehicles for his good news).
Theme for the day is "The independent sector in the new political landscape: the next four years." The agenda includes a speech from Professor David Hopkins, chief adviser on school standards, entitled "What will Labour do with education in its third term?"
With a week to go until polling day, they clearly know something we don't.
One might call it a magnum opus dei.