Changing Attitude confidently predicts the Anglican Communion will be changed by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people

The slow change in church attitudes towards lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people is set to continue and to spread beyond western liberal regimes into Africa and other continents where social taboos and conservative Christian and Moslem attitudes are entrenched. The conservative coalitions in the Anglican Communion will not be able to stem the […]

Archbishop of Canterbury’s open door welcomed

Press Release Changing Attitude England applauds the willingness of Dr Rowan Williams, the Archbishop of Canterbury to meet, at their request, five Primates who are members of the GAFCON Primates’ Council, only one of whom had attended the Lambeth Conference in July. The five Primates were Peter Akinola, Primate of Nigeria, Gregory Venables, Primate of […]

Diocese Of Los Angeles Rejects B033 And Announces Liturgy For Same Sex Blessings

In its 113th Annual Diocesan Convention today, the Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles joined seven other dioceses in passing a resolution asking the 2009 General Convention of the Episcopal Church to reject the de facto moratorium on the election of gay or lesbian bishops by retracting the General Convention Resolution BO33. And in Bishop Jon […]

Archbishop of Wales, CA patron, affirms acceptance of lesbian and gay people

The Archbishop of Wales, Dr Barry Morgan, a patron of Changing Attitude, is the focus of a BBC documentary to be broadcast on BBC One Wales on Wednesday 3 December at 10.45pm. In the programme he describes the circumstances in which he would consecrate a bishop in a gay relationship. He says: “Personally, I have […]

‘Christian’ policeman loses disciplinary hearing over attitudes to homosexuality

A policeman who objected to what he claimed was the aggressive promotion of homosexual rights within the Norfolk Constabulary lost a disciplinary hearing brought against him by his police force. He objected to being ‘bombarded’ at work by emails and posters promoting gay rights and events and has now been sacked for misconduct. Mr Cogman […]

Revd Michael Kimundu, CA contact in Kenya, addresses Manchester meeting

Michael Kimindu in Manchester

Changing Attitude Manchester The Revd Michael Kimindu, newly appointed as Changing Attitude’s contact person in Kenya, spoke at a meeting of the Manchester Changing Attitude group in Manchester Cathedral library on Monday 10 November. Michael was in the UK to attend a Metropolitan Community Church conference in Birmingham. The Manchester meeting was also attended by […]

Diocese of Montreal to draft liturgy for gay blessings

Reuters The Bishop of Montreal, the Rt Revd Barry Clarke, has indicated in an interview that he will follow through with the wishes of the diocese of Montreal and set up a commission to start drafting a liturgy for blessing lesbian and gay marriages. The bishop said he would be proceeding with plans already agreed by […]

Revd Michael Kimindu ejected from Nairobi clergy chapter meeting

The Revd Michael Kimindu, an Anglican priest who was a member of the LGBT team at the Lambeth Conference this year, was ejected from a meeting of the clergy chapter meeting in the diocese of All Saints Cathedral. The chapter meeting was held in the offices of the diocese at Karen on Wednesday 8th October 2008. […]