Marriage Equality

Marriage Equality

Articles

Total votes: 10
May 4, 2017

[Anglican Journal] Eight same-sex couples have been married in three Anglican Church of Canada dioceses, ahead of General Synod 2019, when a resolution to allow same-sex marriages will be presented for final approval.

Since General Synod 2016 approved – on first reading – a proposed...

Total votes: 3
April 11, 2017

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] The Episcopal Church Task Force on the Study of Marriage has issued the following progress report:

The Task Force on the Study of Marriage, meeting March 27-30 in Linthicum Heights, Maryland, continued its work as directed by the 2015 General...

Total votes: 2
April 7, 2017

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The Standing Commission on Liturgy and Music is inviting Episcopalians to complete an online survey here  as part of its effort to gather data on the church’s response to two marriage liturgies that were authorized for trial use at the...

Total votes: 40
February 16, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] 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.

Archbishop Josiah...

Total votes: 40

The Episcopal Church Task Force on the Study of Marriage has issued the following report:

The Episcopal Church’s Task Force on the Study of Marriage met and reports significant progress.

The Task Force, meeting September 27-29 in Chicago, IL, continued its work as directed by the...

Total votes: 49

The General Convention Task Force on the Study of Marriage has provided the following report and seeks input from Episcopalians on “Dearly Beloved.”

The Task Force is outlined in Resolution A037 available here  

The Task Force report follows.

 

Task...

Total votes: 143
August 3, 2016

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The General Convention Task Force on the Study of Marriage has provided the following report and seeks input from Episcopalians on “Dearly Beloved.”

The task force is outlined in Resolution A037.

The task force...

Total votes: 126
June 3, 2016

The Hon. Margaret Marshall, former chief justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, gave the homily at Trinity Church to honor the one-year anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision for marriage equality.

[Trinity Church Boston] “Who am I to judge?” These words echoed...

Total votes: 69
May 4, 2016

Bishop of Sodor and Man Robert Paterson

[Anglican Communion News Service] The legislature on the Isle of Man, a self-governing British Crown dependency located in the Irish Sea between the north-west coast of England and Northern Ireland, has approved a bill to enable same-sex couples...

Total votes: 164
April 13, 2016

“We’re mindful of our need to reach out to those who are going to be hurt or offended by a decision of General Synod,” says Archbishop Fred Hiltz. Photo: Tali Folkins

[Anglican Journal] Some bishops have expressed concern about the possibility that some priests may go ahead and marry...

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