The Archbishops of Canterbury and York have written to members of the General Synod of the Church of England setting out the next steps following this week’s vote at Synod not to “take note” of a report on Marriage and Same Sex Relationships.
17 February 2017
Resolving issues around human sexuality within the Anglican Communion is like threading a needle – and there is no one solution in sight at present, the secretary general of the Communion has told the Church of England Synod.
16 February 2017
The Archbishop of Canterbury has said that Bishops will go on thinking after the Synod vote on their report on marriage and same sex relationships.
16 February 2017
A report from the House of Bishops about marriage and same sex relationships has received a significant setback in a vote at the General Synod in London.
15 February 2017
Ecumenism, the Anglican Communion, and legislation will dominate next month’s meeting of the Church of England’s general synod.
23 January 2017
A major new oil and gas pipeline through the British Columbia region of Canada has received government backing despite protests from indigenous peoples groups.
02 December 2016
The Bishop of Uruguay has delivered a critical address to his diocesan synod, in which he said that parishes had failed to engage with mission and evangelism.
28 November 2016
The Province of Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia is considering “structural arrangements” to keep people with differing views on same-sex relationships inside the Church.
28 October 2016
The provincial synod of the Anglican Church of Southern Africa has voted against the introduction of blessing services for same-sex marriages.
03 October 2016
he Provincial Synod of the Anglican Church of Southern Africa (ACSA) has agreed in principle to divest from fossil fuels.
30 September 2016