How evangelicals took over the Church of England

Nov 3, 2017 by

by Sam Hailes, Premier Christianity. From Justin Welby to the HTB effect, evangelical influence on the Church of England has grown dramatically. But not everyone is pleased, and sexuality still threatens to split the denomination In 1966 two of the most well-loved and respected church leaders of...

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Are evangelicals (right to be) paranoid?

Oct 2, 2017 by

by Ian Paul, Psephizo: There’s an old saying: ‘Just because you are paranoid, it doesn’t mean they aren’t out to get you.’ (Think about it…) Evangelical Anglicans are often accused of being a little paranoid about their place in the Church of England—but do they have any grounds for being so? I...

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The shocking truth about Anglican evangelicals

Sep 21, 2017 by

by David Baker, Christian Today: If you follow some secular media coverage of the Church of England, you might well be under the impression that its evangelical wing contained many who are divisive, homophobic and relentlessly negative. The truth is inevitably somewhat more complex. I have just...

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The Spanish Evangelical Alliance on the “pro-LGBT law”

Aug 17, 2017 by

from Evangelical Focus. The full statement responding to a bill expected to be approved by the Spanish Parliament in September 2017. It would strongly restrict freedom of speech and of religion. […] This text of the proposed bill is presented as a progressive initiative to combat hate and...

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Have C of E evangelical leaders suggested that a Rubicon has been crossed?

Aug 15, 2017 by

by Andrew Symes, Anglican Mainstream. In a recent article, the Church of England Evangelical Council was asked to provide a stronger lead at this time of uncertainty in the Church’s doctrine, governance and direction following July’s General Synod. In an editorial I responded by suggesting that...

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Church of England Evangelical Council will not go along to get along over human sexuality doctrine

Aug 10, 2017 by

from Anglican Ink: Dear DEF members and members of networks represented on CEEC In February of this year (after the January CEEC meeting), Stephen Hofmeyr, CEEC Secretary, wrote to DEF Chairs and Secretaries (you can find the letter on our website) providing information on CEEC’s conversations...

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