Church of England News and Stories
The Very Rev. Kelvin Holdsworth made an ironic reference to praying Prince George gay in order to make the Church of England accept same-sex marriage
Tanzania closes HIV centers because a place for HIV tests and counseling apparently ‘encourages homosexuality’ — that and more in our look around the world
Catholic bishops in Colombia have come out as being pro-bullying… at least when the LGBTQ community is involved.
Australia delays its non-binding public vote on Marriage Equality for another year. Ugggggh.
A billboard calling attention to homophobia and anti-gay bigotry in the Anglican Church has been vandalized, says a gay-friendly church in Auckland, NZ. St. Matthews-in-the-City had put up a large billboard with a cross pointing to varying levels of gayness – it’s effectively a giant Gay-Dar meter with a religious[…]
The UK is set to make history this week by ending the legal definition of marriage as between a man and a woman. The decision from Liberal Democrat Equalities Minister Lynne Featherstone will “upgrade” civil partnerships to full-on marriage, complete with the right to have weddings performed in churches and other religious institutions.[…]