Church of England

Monday, 06 January 2014

Disagreements over CofE's alternative baptism service

By Michael Trimmer

There are mixed feelings in the Church of England over a proposed alternative baptism service

Thursday, 12 December 2013

Graham Usher to be next Bishop of Dudley

By Susie Turner

The Reverend Canon Graham Usher is currently rector and lecturer of Hexham Abbey in the Diocese of Newcastle

Wednesday, 11 December 2013

Half a million pounds granted for Cathedral improvements

By Carey Lodge

Thirteen cathedrals across the UK have been awarded grants totalling almost £500,000 towards the cost of repairs and enhancements to their buildings.

Monday, 09 December 2013

(Photo) Female observers join House of Bishops meeting

Eight women were today welcomed as participant observers at the meetings of the House of Bishops of the Church of England.

Wednesday, 04 December 2013

Church of England makes Sunday worship more accessible with new app

By Carey Lodge

The Church of England has released a new free app to help more people follow Sunday services using their mobile devices.

Wednesday, 04 December 2013

Pondering Pilling: a report that will satisfy no one

By David Baker

There are two completely incompatible worldviews at the heart of the human sexuality debate in the Church of England

Friday, 29 November 2013

The Pilling Report – Bishop of Birkenhead's dissenting statement

The Bishop of Birkenhead felt unable to sign the Church of England's Pilling Report on human sexuality and outlined his reasons in a dissenting statement that was included within the report.

Thursday, 28 November 2013

Church of England report on human sexuality: Clergy should be able to bless same sex partnerships

By Carey Lodge

Church of England publishes report on human sexuality

Wednesday, 27 November 2013

Stonewall and the Church of England: A match made in heaven?

By Michael Trimmer

Christians can oppose bullying of gay students very well by teaching the example of Jesus when he encountered the adulterous woman.

Tuesday, 26 November 2013

Church of England's partnership with Stonewall challenged

By Michael Trimmer

Anglican Mainstream has asked why the Church of England is partnering with an organisation that nominated one of its bishops for a 'Bigot of the Year' award.


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