Anglican Church

Priest celibacy should be voluntary, says child abuse report
The chair of the Royal Commission, Justice Peter McClellan
In Brief

Priest celibacy should be voluntary, says child abuse report

A five-year inquiry into institutional child abuse in Australia has delivered its findings
15 Dec 2017
Church of England takes 'step towards gay marriage'
Anglican Bishops
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Church of England takes 'step towards gay marriage'

General Synod rejects report saying church ceremonies should only be between a man and a woman
16 Feb 2017
Anglican church avoids split over gay rights
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In Depth

Anglican church avoids split over gay rights

Liberals left counting cost of unity as summit affirms marriage as being 'between a man and a woman'
15 Jan 2016
Justin Welby orders crisis talks to prevent split in church
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Justin Welby orders crisis talks to prevent split in church

Plan to loosen ties between opposing churches more like 'moving into separate bedrooms' than divorcing
17 Sep 2015
GAY MARRIAGE: Archbishop's dilemma
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GAY MARRIAGE: Archbishop's dilemma

Justin Welby suggests accepting gay marriage would mean the Church would be unable to help other victims of oppression
19 Apr 2014