Category Archives: Gender

We don’t want the riff-raff having marriages

The Church of England’s new document Men and Women in Marriage was published on Wednesday. According to the accompanying press release the reason for publishing it is to oppose blessings of gay partnerships, and it certainly reads as such. It … Continue reading

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Should Parliament intervene in church affairs?

When last November the Church of England’s General Synod failed to approve women bishops the sense of shock throughout the country took church leaders by surprise. It should not have: for decades there has been far too much concern to … Continue reading

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