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Ingham caught between bishops, diocesan council

Bishop Michael Ingham is being advised by his diocesan council to ignore a national House of Bishops resolution urging him to delay making a...

Ingham calls for prayer, not lobby

A council advising the bishop of New Westminster on how to respond to the thorny issue of blessing same-sex unions met for the first...

Pension debate expected

The Anglican Church may soon extend pension survivor benefits to same-sex spouses of national church staff and clergy, just as it has done in...

Council to advise bishop after vote to bless gay relationships

A vote by the Diocese of New Westminster in support of blessing same-sex unions put the cat among the pigeons at a national meeting...

Neighbours talk about sex

Two Anglican church groups with profoundly different views on homosexuality say there is more uniting them than pulling them apart. Indeed, the members...

Legal equality in a pluralistic society

AS THE GLOBE AND MAIL has rightly observed, a courtroom can be "a bloody awful place to fight out the rights and wrongs of...

Gay-straight ‘marriages’ proposed

A book maintaining that homosexual men should be free to marry heterosexual women has brought a storm of criticism down on the author, an...