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 […]

LGBT Excellence Centre Wales calls for marriage equality

In response to the Church of England’s submission to the Government’s consultation on Equal Civil Marriage, the LGBT Excellence Centre is publishing today their report from a community engagement event detailing the views of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people in Wales. The 20-page submission was produced following a consultation event held on 15 […]

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 […]