Day: March 18, 2017

Promoting services of Thanksgiving & Eucharists for LGBTQ couples in the Church of England

Promoting services of Thanksgiving & Eucharists for LGBTQ couples in the Church of England

The Rt Revd Steven Cottrell, bishop diocesan of the Diocese of Chelmsford, Province of Canterbury in the Church of England has called for the CoE to offer services of Thanksgiving and Eucharists to celebrate the civil marriages of LGBTQ folks in England.

A Statement from the Australian Primate regarding the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse

A Statement from the Australian Primate regarding the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse

In 2013 the Australian federal government established the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. As the Commissions moves to a final hearing with the Anglican Church of Australia, to be held in Sydney, the Primate, Archbishop Philip Freier, of that national church has issued a statement.