Pastoral Guidelines the catalyst for dissent – and no witch hunts

The Pastoral Guidelines published by the House of Bishops are having totally unexpected consequences. Lesbian and gay clergy are going to marry and ignore the guidelines and there will be no witch hunts. Before the Guidelines were published partnered lesbian and gay clergy and lay people knew that come 29 March 2014 they would be […]

Time for LGBTI clergy to join a union

Following the publication of the House of Bishops Pastoral Guidance bishops are beginning to ask to meet lesbian and gay clergy in their dioceses. The circumstances vary. One bishop has asked clergy known to be in a civil partnership to a meeting. Others have asked to meet clergy who had informed the bishop of their […]