Same-sex Church in Wales marriage hope within five years

Apr 30, 2022 by

from BBC News: Same-sex weddings could be held in churches in Wales in five years, the incoming archbishop has said. Andrew John has said the church should be inclusive and “welcome people, where they are, who they are”. Last...

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Wales Elects Former Evangelical as next Archbishop to Lead Province

Dec 8, 2021 by

by David Virtue, VOL: The newly elected Archbishop of Wales is the Bishop of Bangor, the Rt. Rev. Andy John, a once-upon-a-time evangelical, who now says the church needs “to move with the times” on homosexuality. He succeeds...

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Statement from the Evangelical Fellowship of the Church in Wales following a meeting with the Bench of Bishops

Dec 8, 2021 by

from Anglican Ink: EFCW Public statement following the meeting of representatives of the EFCW Executive with the Bench of Bishops on Tuesday 23rd November 2021 in Wrexham. The EFCW Executive were pleased to have been invited to meet the...

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Gay vicar’s relationship blessed by Church in Wales bishop after change in rules

Nov 15, 2021 by

by Sally Guyoncourt, iNews: A vicar has described the official blessing of his same-sex partnership as a “landmark” moment for the Church in Wales. Father Lee Taylor and his partner Fabiano Da Silva Duarte are believed to have become the...

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General Statement from the Evangelical Fellowship in the Church in Wales

Sep 27, 2021 by

General Statement from the Evangelical Fellowship in the Church in Wales in response to the decision of the Governing Body on the 6th September to accept liturgy for the blessing of same-sex civil marriages or civil partnerships. The...

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After the Church in Wales’ same-sex vote, what options are open to evangelicals?

Sep 25, 2021 by

from Christian Today: Rev Peter Jones is chairman of the Evangelical Fellowship in the Church in Wales (EFCW). This body with 90 clergy is battling for Anglican orthodoxy after the Church in Wales voted to bless same-sex relationships on...

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