CofE service after same sex marriage?

Oct 20, 2017 by

from Law and Religion UK: Hereford Synod vote of significance to Church of England as a whole On the evening of Thursday 19 October 2017, the Hereford Diocesan Synod passed, by a significant majority, a resolution to request the House of Bishops to initiate the formulation of a discretionary...

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Justine vs Justin: the ‘not yet’ and ‘never’ of same sex marriage in the Church of England

Jul 29, 2017 by

by Archbishop Cranmer. In an interview for Sky News last week on same-sex marriage and the Church, Justine Greening (the Education Secretary who also happens to hold the Equalities portfolio) told Sophy Ridge: “I think it’s quite important that we recognise that for many churches, including the...

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UK Foreign Office Virtue Signals over Providing Same Sex Marriage Abroad, But Guess Which Countries Don’t Make the List?

Jul 11, 2017 by

by Raheem Kassam, Breitbart: Britain’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) — equivalent to the U.S. State Department — is providing same sex marriage services at its consulates around the world ostensibly as a way of pressuring other nations to recognise the unions in law. The FCO has been...

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Catholic farmer ousted from Michigan market over same sex marriage views

Jun 1, 2017 by

by Madeleine Buckley, Religion News Service. A Catholic farmer in Michigan is suing the city of East Lansing after he was barred from a municipal farmers market over his views on same-sex marriage. Stephen Tennes filed a lawsuit at a federal court on Wednesday (May 31), seeking his reinstatement....

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Church of Scotland Assembly agrees apology to gay people and accepts same sex marriage report

May 26, 2017 by

The General Assembly of the Church of Scotland has approved an apology to gay people for the history of discrimination they have faced in the Church. Commissioners also approved a report which could pave the way to allow some ministers to conduct same sex marriages in the future. The Assembly...

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Is CofE Same Sex Marriage debate finally over?

Mar 10, 2017 by

Kevin Kallsen and Gavin Ashenden discuss the Sheffield controversy.

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