The Bishop of Newcastle (in Australia) looks set to approve same-sex marriages

The Anglican Church of Australia is deeply divided on issues of sexuality, with the Diocese of Sydney being very conservative and others much less so.  The Bishop of Newcastle, to the north of Sydney, has suggested in a recent pastoral letter that the divisions and lack of common ground are such that his diocese may …

Equal calls upon its supporters to get the message out to the wider Church

Equal, the Campaign for Equal Marriage in the Church of England, has called upon its supporters to get their laptops, phones and ipads out and recruit supporters to the cause. Since launching the Open Letter to the Bishops has attracted a steady stream of signatories, and by the end of the first day had reached …