Press release – Changing Attitude England welcomes Bishop Nick Chamberlain’s openness

Changing Attitude England Press release – for immediate use 03 September 2016 Changing Attitude England welcomes Bishop Nick Chamberlain’s openness The trustees and supporters of Changing Attitude England welcome the news that Nick Chamberlain, the Bishop of Grantham, has spoken openly and honestly about being a gay man in a long term relationship. We also […]

Farewell Colin!

10850097_332981936888646_3241364328506732663_n×111.jpg 300w,×224.jpg 605w,×28.jpg 75w” sizes=”(max-width: 739px) 100vw, 739px” /> 20yrs ago, Colin Coward dreamed up Changing Attitude along with Fr Bill Kirkpatrick in an effort to make the Church of England a better place for LGBTI people. 20yrs on I don’t think we’re alone in thinking, along with other organisations that it’s certainly […]

Study shows acceptance of lesbian, gay, and bisexual people slowly increasing in Nigeria

Press release: 30th June 2015 New poll finds familiarity helps build understanding and acceptance of LGBT people LAGOS – A new poll conducted by NOI Polls in partnership with Bisi Alimi Foundation and The Initiative for Equal Rights in Nigeria, has mapped awareness, perception, and acceptance of lesbian, gay, and bisexual, people and same-sex relationships […]

Changing Attitude is changing!

black×98.jpg 300w,×25.jpg 75w” sizes=”(max-width: 564px) 100vw, 564px” />   2015 sees the×674.jpg 605w,×75.jpg 67w, 1264w” sizes=”(max-width: 269px) 100vw, 269px” />arrival of Changing Attitude’s 20th anniversary, that’s 20yrs of working for the full inclusion of LGBTI people in the Church of England! Doesn’t time fly when you’re having…fun? 2015 also brings us […]

Vacancy: Voluntary Treasurer for Changing Attitude

Changing Attitude Treasurer – Job Description Main tasks To reconcile the bank accounts. The vast majority of transactions are regular donations which arrive in the current and Paypal accounts each month from donors who have set up standing orders. This is done fortnightly and it takes an hour or two, donations from new supporters, should […]

Grace and Disagreement guide to conversations lacks personal experience

Letter to the Church Times and Church of England Newspaper 6 March 2015 Sir, There is a fundamental ingredient that is entirely missing from the Grace and Disagreement handbook and reader for the shared conversations. It is the witness and experience of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people who are already integral to […]

Minority of bishops voted for the Pastoral Guidance on Same Sex Marriage

The Church Times Review of 2014 published on January 2, 2015 revealed that 22 bishops abstained when the House of Bishops voted on the statement of Pastoral Guidance on Same Sex Marriage at the meeting on February 13, 2014. The Pastoral Guidance was issued on 15 February 2014. One bishop voted against the statement bringing the total […]

GAFCON Primates write to the Archbishop of Burundi accusing him of betrayal

The Gafcon Primates have written a letter to the Archbishop of Burundi, Bernard Ntahoturi, Chairman of CAPA (the Council of Anglican Provinces in Africa). They accuse him of betraying the faith by attending a “Transformation Through Friendship” meeting organised by The Episcopal Church at the General Theological Seminary in New York City from October 8-10, […]

CA England writes to the Archbishop of Canterbury

The Director and trustees of Changing Attitude England wrote to the Archbishop of Canterbury on 28 November 2014 expressing our concerns about the appointment of bishops in England and the homophobia and violence visited on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in Africa, supported by members of the Anglican Communion. We have not yet received a […]