Quoting Bible texts does not settle moral disputes – Archbishop of Wales

The Most Revd Barry Morgan, Archbishop of Wales

In his Presidential Address to members of the Governing Body of the Church in Wales on April 23, Dr Barry Morgan, a patron of Changing Attitude England, warned that there was no one Christian viewpoint on issues such as same-sex relationships. Rather our attitudes are shaped by our upbringing, education and which particular part of […]

Let your MP know you support the Equal Marriage Bill

Dear Changing Attitude friend or supporter, The Equal Marriage Bill receives its second reading in the House of Commons next Tuesday, 5th February. The debate begins about 14.00 and the vote will take place at about 19.00. An email to your MP encouraging them to speak and vote in favour of the bill will help […]

Same-sex marriage bill introduced in House of Commons

Changing Attitude England welcomes the announcement by Andrew Lansley, the leader of the Commons, that the government’s Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill to allow same-sex marriages in England and Wales will be debated in Parliament on Tuesday 5 February. The bill will be published tomorrow, Friday 25 January, ahead of the bill’s second reading on […]

Church of England and Church in Wales not told about same sex marriage ban

A front page story in today’s Guardian reports that the Church of England and the Church in Wales have expressed their “complete shock” at the government’s proposal to create a ‘quadruple lock’ which legally excludes them from being able to solemnize same-sex marriages in church. Both Churches claim they were not consulted over the introduction […]

The Archbishop of Wales, Barry Morgan, a patron of Changing Attitude, says the Gospel must be good news for gay people

Church in Wales Press Release Christians need to show how the Gospel of Jesus is good news for gay people, the Archbishop of Wales said today. Dr Barry Morgan said he was concerned about the welfare of gay people whom he feared could feel uncomfortable and unwelcome in churches over the coming months as Government […]