Names Govern Thought

Church of England’s marriage report: “[N]ames govern how we think, and how we think governs what we learn to appreciate.”

C of E Responds to Cameron

“The uniqueness of marriage is that it embodies the underlying, objective distinctiveness of men and women.”

+Wilson Endorses Gay Marriage

Bishop of Buckingham Alan Wilson, a married father of five, caused a row in the Church by urging leaders to “get our head around blessing gay people’s relationships.”

U.K. Churches on Marriage

The Church of England holds as a matter of doctrine that marriage is a lifelong union of one man with one woman.

English Bishops Sign Off

The House of Bishops of the Church of England today concluded its consideration of the draft legislation to enable women to be consecrated as bishops. It agreed that the legislation should be returned to the General Synod for final approval.

St. Matthias Day Statement

From the Church of England Evangelical Council: “The Church of England’s teaching about marriage and sexual relationships other than marriage currently faces a number of challenges.”