Revisiting Marriage

By G. Jeffrey MacDonald, TLC Correspondent Historian David Holmes: “It won’t be surprising if [task force members] reach a new understanding of marriage.”

C of E Responds to Cameron

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

+Sutton Writes on 3 Measures

In a pastoral letter to Episcopalians in Maryland, Bishop Eugene Taylor Sutton reflects on gambling, the Maryland Dream Act, and same-sex marriage.

Fond du Lac: Remain in Unity

Bishop Russell Jacobus: “I do not believe we are prepared in this diocese to proceed with the blessing of same-sex relationships.”

Civility Embodied

Bishop Stephen Lane and three other church leaders join in a “Civil Discourse on Same-sex Marriage.”

+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.”

Blessings & Weddings in Conn.

“We are pleased that the church’s discipline has also begun to change so that priests may offer a generous pastoral response consistent with Connecticut’s embrace of marriage equality.”

‘Full Marriage Equality’

Bishop Mark Sisk: “This seems to me to be a typically oblique way for the Episcopal Church to approach a complex but important matter: indirectly.”