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Opinion: The Church of England must break its toxic colonial legacy

Opinion: The Church of England must break its toxic colonial legacy

March 12 marks the 25th anniversary of the ordination of women priests within the Church of England. Yet while today marks one milestone, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people remain second-class citizens. Next year the Anglican bishops from around the world will meet for the Lambeth Conference. Except that a tranche of them, mostly from […]

Anglican Church slammed for excluding same-sex spouses from 2020 conference

Anglican Church slammed for excluding same-sex spouses from 2020 conference

Leading gay Christians have accused the Anglican Church of hypocrisy following its decision to ban same-sex spouses from attending the church’s 2020 global conference. Canon Jeremy Pemberton, who in 2014 became the first Church of England priest to wed his same-sex partner, said the move to exclude LGBT+ spouses “panders to the views of the […]

Anglican Church In Canada – Possible Change To Canon To Include Same-sex Marriage

Anglican Church In Canada – Possible Change To Canon To Include Same-sex Marriage

The Anglican Church in Canada is gearing up to a possible change in its canon which would allow both heterosexual marriage and same-sex marriage, but is mindful of what has happened to the Episcopal Church at the recent Primates meeting at Canterbury. The Episcopal Church was suspended for three years for changing its canon to […]