Monthly Archives: February 2016

Trans-Gender – Reality Check

Non binary student surprised by school’s supportive stance Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016 – ‘CATH NEWS’ (N.Z.) A 15-year-old Kavanagh College pupil who identifies as neither male nor female has been a “little surprised” at just how supportive the Dunedin Catholic … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Religion Dispatches – Inter-Faith LGBT News

The current issue of ILGA-Europe’s Destination EQUALITY magazine focuses on reconciling sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression and religion. The magazine includes personal testimonies of LGBT Christians, Muslims, and Buddhists and an interview with Krzysztof Charamsa, the Polish priest and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Canadian Primate speaks with LGBTQ Community

Archbishop Fred Hiltz gathers with members and friends of LGBTQ Community Yesterday, Archbishop Fred Hiltz met with members and friends of the LGBTQ community in Toronto at celebration of the Holy Eucharist at St. John’s, West in Toronto. This encounter … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

ABC says African Churches could face ‘consequences’.

African churches could face ‘consequences’ for supporting criminalisation of homosexuality Harry Farley JUNIOR STAFF WRITER 15 February 2016 Harry Farley Churches in countries such as Uganda and Nigeria who support the criminalisation of homosexuality could face “consequences” of their own, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

ABC admits to ‘cock-up’ in failure to consult with SEC

General Synod passes historic Columba Declaration Tue 16 Feb 2016 By Antony Bushfield The Church of England’s General Synod has voted in favour of an agreement with the Church of Scotland which will mean members and clergy will be allowed … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

July C. of E. General Synod Sexuality Debate

Synod’s sexuality conversations “going to be risky” Mon 15 Feb 2016 – By Antony Bushfield – for the web-site ‘Premier’ The Church of England’s shared conversations on human sexuality are “going to be risky”, the man leading them has warned. David … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

The God of LOVE – Bishop John Inge

“In my heart and in my head” by John Inge, Bishop of Worcester (CHURCH TIMES) – Posted: 12 Feb 2016 The nature of God is a gift to preachers, suggests John Inge “ALL you need is love,” the Beatles sang. They were … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Church of Ireland launches Guide to Conversations on Sexuality

JANUARY 20, 2016BY CHANGING ATTITUDE IRELAND Launch of ‘Guide to the Conversation on Human Sexuality in the Context of Christian Belief’ L-R Canon Ginnie Kennerley (CAI), Dean John Mann (Chairman Select Committee) and Mr Scott Golden (Chairman CAI) The Church … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Solemn Vespers at Hampton Court Palace

  Cardinal Nichols leads Hampton Court chapel vespers     by Hattie Williams – CHURCH TIMES –  Posted: 12 Feb 2016 @ 12:05 0 GETTY Evening office: vespers in Hampton Court Chapel on Tuesday evening. Cardinal Vincent Nichols is on the left of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Young Christians in Community at Lambeth

An experiment in monastic life – the Community of St Anselm (ACNS) Members of the Community of St Anselm, the monastic-inspired community for young Christians launched by the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, speak about their experience of living “a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment