Tag Archives: House of Bishops

C.of E. House of Bishops Meeting : 19 & 20 May 2014

House of Bishops Statement 20 May 2014 The House of Bishops of the Church of England met at Bishopthorpe Palace in York on Monday 19th and Tuesday 20th May 2014. In a wide ranging agenda the House discussed issues including: the progress … Continue reading

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London Parish petitions its Bishop re S/S relationships

East Barnet PCC writes to the Bishop of St Albans Here is the full text of the letter mentioned in a news item in the Church Times today. That news item, North-London PCC votes against Bishops’ same-sex marriage guidance, is available only to subscribers. To … Continue reading

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C.of E. Clergy being quizzed about Same-Sex Relationships

Bishops start quizzing their clergy by Madeleine Davies – ‘Church Times’ – Posted: 21 Mar 2014 @ 12:25 ST LUKE IN THE CITY Rainbows: clerics at St Bride’s, Liverpool, show support for LGBT Christians by wearing colourful collars as part of an Inclusive … Continue reading

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An Anglican’s Response to the H.o.B. Statement on Gay Marriage

Heaven is Weeping: An Open Letter to the House of Bishops @C_of_E @JustinWelby @JohnSentamuMarch 1, 2014 Posted by Phil Groom in Christianity, Church, Current Affairs. Tags: Church of England, Equal Marriage, Homosexuality, House of Bishops,LGBT, Pastoral Guidance, Same-sex marriage trackback MY LORD BISHOPS, Greetings in the Name of the Lord … Continue reading

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+Norwich Responds to Abps’ Letter on Same-Sex Partnerships

To all clergy Dear Colleague, You may well be already aware that, following a meeting of the House of Bishops on February 13th, the Archbishops have issued a pastoral letter signed on behalf of the House related to the introduction … Continue reading

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LGB&TI Anglican Coalition Response to the House of Bishops

Sunday, 16 February 2014 Press Release The LGB&TI Anglican Coalition is appalled by the House of Bishops’ recently-issued Pastoral Guidance on Same Sex Marriage, especially in the light of the Archbishop of Canterbury’s presidential address in which it was stated that differing … Continue reading

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Women Bishops Measure Passed First Hurdle in G.S.

England: Synod approves next steps for women to become bishops Posted on: November 20, 2013 4:19 PM Related Categories: England, women bishops From the Church of England The General Synod of the Church of England has today approved a package of measures … Continue reading

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Pilling Commission on human sexuality

30 October 2013 Statement from William Fittall, Secretary General of the General Synod and Archbishops’ Council, placing recent media and blog speculation in context: “At last Friday’s Synod press conference a national journalist asked me to confirm the now widely … Continue reading

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