Church of England

 

Prime Minister backs Church of England drive to eradicate modern slavery

The Clewer Initiative helps the CoE's 42 dioceses work to support victims of modern slavery and identify the signs of exploitation in their local communities.

 

Former Bishop of Chester under investigation for child abuse

Statement from Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu and Bishop of Chester. Dr Peter Forster

 

Reforming Marriage talks at Leicester Cathedral

Dean of Leicester reports on Bishop's plea to change marriage to meet evolving cultural circumstances

 

Bishop worships at the altar of the State

Jules Gomes comments on the Bishop of Buckingham's call to remove legal protections from the CoE in the face of pro-gay pressure from the govt

 

101 years later, peace at last for RFC aviators

In a moving ceremony near The Somme in France, the final resting place of two RFC aviators has finally been marked exactly 101 years after their deaths

 

Justin Welby Broadway Bound

Jules Gomes gives the Archbishop of Canterbury the Lerner & Loewe treatment -- casting him in the ecclesial edition of 'My Fair Lady'

 

The need for a confessing church of England grows day by day

African Christian turned away from British university for the crime of being a believing Christian

 

Welby back on top

The primates are fully satisfied with the Archbishop of Canterbury’s handling of the disciplinary measures handed down by the 2016 primates gathering, Justin Welby said today.

 

Welby unable to affirm personally Christian teaching on marriage

Gavin Ashenden reflects on Welby's inability to give a ‘straight answer’ on whether gay sex is sinful.

 

Scotland on day one's docket at the Canterbury primates meeting

The revision of the Scottish Episcopal Church’s marriage canons to permit same-sex weddings was among the first topics addressed yesterday at the meeting of primates in Canterbury.