European Parliament condemns consideration of anti-gay laws

The European Parliament adopted a resolution condemning anti-gay laws in Europe last week, specifically calling on Russia, Moldova, Latvia, Lithuania as well as Ukraine to address existing and draft legislation and ‘demonstrate, and ensure respect for, the principle of non-discrimination’. The resolution was adopted with 430 in favour and 105 against, saying it was “gravely […]

Letter from the Deanery Synod of the Baltic and Nordic Countries to the Archbishop of Latvia

By Mark Oakley Diocese in Europe The Church of England 20. September 2006 Archbishop Janis Vanags Doma Laukums 1 Riga LV 1050 Latvia Dear Archbishop As Archdeacon of Germany and Northern Europe, within the Church of England´s Diocese in Europe, I have just returned from the Deanery Synod of Nordic and Baltic Countries held this […]