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N.Z. Parliament Votes For Same-Sex Marriage

Listening in to the parliamentary debate tonight, and watching the procedure on Television New Zealand, made me proud to be a person of faith, A New Zealander, and an advocate of justice for the LGBT community in our country. One … Continue reading

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The Place of Women – a Moral Issue for the Church

A Moral Issue that Challenges Us  by Elaine Storkey (originally published in the Church Times) Gender has been very much on the global agenda over the last few weeks. The ‘One Billion Rising’ demonstrations across the world on Valentine’s Day focussed … Continue reading

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OBAMA Affirms the movement towards Gay Rights in the U.S.

Obama’s second inauguration: ‘We are made for this moment’ • President vows to reclaim the spirit of founding fathers • Gay rights, climate change and immigration mentioned • Crowd of about half a million watches Washington swearing-in Ewen MacAskill in Washington … Continue reading

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“Church Society’ Advocates Abstinence outside of Procreation

Civil Partnerships and Christian Leadership Church Society Press Release 9th January 2013 9.30am, for immediate release Civil Partnerships and Christian Leadership The church is open to all people, whatever their sexual orientation, to respond to Jesus’ call to “Repent and … Continue reading

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R.C. Archbishop of Westminster on Homosexuality & Gay Marriage

The Twelve Homosexually Fixated Press Releases of Archbishop Nichols’s Christmas By Graeme Archer Politics Last updated: December 31st, 2012 It takes a sense of style, to be one of the UK’s Christian leaders, to talk about marriage, and to use a Christmas Day … Continue reading

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Berlin’s Roman Catholic Cardinal Refuses recent Gay Award

The Tablet Blog Cardinal Woelki’s refusal of a pro-gay award sends out sad message Abigail Frymann  19 October 2012, 9:00 Any church leader will be torn between reaching out to his flock pastorally and teaching holiness, either by word or … Continue reading

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1,000th Post by kiwianglo on WordPress

When my colleague in ACANZP, Father Bosco Peters, host of (http://liturgy.co.nz/), urged me to set up my own blog on ‘WordPress’, I little understood what that would mean for me – in terms of the need for research into the myriad … Continue reading

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Stephen Fry (& others) on Same-Sex Marriage

  Stephen Fry launches attack on critics of gay marriage by claiming 260 species of animal are gay but only humans are homophobic The popular broadcaster also said the Olympic and Paralympic games showed that Britain is an open and … Continue reading

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Mark Meynell – a Christian who won’t label sexuality

  I’m a Christian who won’t label sexuality Christianity‘s radical proposition: not to be defined by the things we own or want, be it social status, wealth or sexuality Mark Meynell guardian.co.uk, Thursday 4 October 2012 08.30 BST ‘As Christians, we … Continue reading

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Guardian Report on an Evangelical View of Homosexuality

The church’s wars over sexuality are coming to an end Conservative evangelicals in England hope for a return to a Nigerian or Ugandan view of homosexuality, but it won’t happen – Andrew Brown, the Guardian Meetings of Anglican primates have … Continue reading

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