Marriage Equality

Marriage Equality

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November 15, 2018

Dallas Bishop George Sumner, shown here in an image from an online video released after the 79th General Convention, has announced his plans for allowing parishes to use same-sex marriage rites in their churches.

[Episcopal News Service] Three parishes in the...

November 14, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] Albany Bishop William Love’s refusal to accept a General Convention compromise on same-sex marriage has sent shockwaves through his New York diocese, with his supporters and those who oppose his decision both expressing uncertainty about what will happen next.

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November 14, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] Albany Bishop William Love’s refusal to accept a General Convention compromise on same-sex marriage has sent shockwaves through his New York diocese, with his supporters and those who oppose his decision both expressing uncertainty about what will happen next.

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November 13, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] A proposal by the archbishop of Sydney for an overlapping Anglican diocese or province to cater for Anglicans in New Zealand opposed to the blessing of same-sex marriage has been rejected by the leaders of the Anglican Church of Aotearoa, New Zealand and...

November 12, 2018

Members of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Albany, New York, pose in October for a Facebook photo promoting it as a congregation that “welcomes ALL for worship, fellowship and service.”

[Episcopal News Service] Albany Bishop William Love, in a Nov. 10 pastoral...

August 15, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] There are times when the Episcopal – and Anglican – tendency toward compromise makes for differing interpretations on how far the church’s big tent has been stretched, and what it all means for the people seeking shelter under its flaps.

The latest example is the...

July 16, 2018

El Rdo. Sam Candler, diputado de Atlanta y presidente del comité legislativo que estudió todas las resoluciones matrimoniales de la Convención, instó a la Cámara de Diputados el 13 de julio a aceptar la enmienda técnica de los obispos a la Resolución B012 y no hacer...

July 13, 2018

The Rev. Sam Candler, deputy from Atlanta and chair of the legislative committee which considered all of the convention’s marriage resolutions, urged the House of Deputies July 13 to accept the bishops’ technical amendment to Resolution B012 and not make any changes....

July 11, 2018

[Episcopal News Service – Austin, Texas] The House of Bishops made a “technical amendment” before approving a resolution meant to give all Episcopalians the ability to be married by their priests in their home churches.

Full ENS coverage of the 79th meeting of General Convention is...

July 5, 2018

Full ENS coverage of the 79th meeting of General Convention is available here.

This story has been updated with a summary of a second hearing on the evening of July 5.

[Episcopal News Service – Austin, Texas] The legislative committee charged with considering changes to the Book...

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