LGBT Anglican Coalition Press Release – Los Angeles and Uganda

The LGBT Anglican Coalition warmly welcomes the election of two new suffragan bishops for the Episcopal diocese of Los Angeles, and notes: * that the election has been carried out with a close regard to the norms and constitution of that church; * that its transparency contrasts favourably with the still opaque processes by which […]

Archbishop of Canterbury’s open door welcomed

Press Release Changing Attitude England applauds the willingness of Dr Rowan Williams, the Archbishop of Canterbury to meet, at their request, five Primates who are members of the GAFCON Primates’ Council, only one of whom had attended the Lambeth Conference in July. The five Primates were Peter Akinola, Primate of Nigeria, Gregory Venables, Primate of […]

LGBT Anglicans recommit to mutual support and global mission

Press Release CANTERBURY, UK Leaders of seven lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Anglican organizations met yesterday as the Lambeth Conference drew to a close. We recommitted ourselves to the full inclusion of LGBT people in the life and ministry of the churches of the Anglican Communion. We promised to redouble our efforts to work for […]

Can there be 3.75 million lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered Anglicans?

Press Release How many lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered people might there be in the Anglican Communion? Changing Attitude suggests that the total number of LGBT Anglicans world-wide could be at least 3.75 million. The figure is based on the probability that in every country, at least 5% of the population will come to identify […]

Archbishop of Canterbury meets LGBT members of the Consultation

The Archbishop of Canterbury, the Most Revd Dr Rowan Williams, yesterday attended a meeting of the Clergy Consultation. Dr Williams presided and preached at a service of Holy Communion and later addressed the members present, responding to questions. The Revd Colin Coward, Director of Changing Attitude, has been a member of the Consultation since 1979 […]

The conflict within the Anglican Communion can only be resolved when lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered people are fully included

Press release It is difficult to keep track of developments and announcements being made by conservatives in the Anglican Communion at the moment. They come with such frequency that it is almost impossible to isolate one development and comment on the implications of what is proposed. Ultimately however, there is only one possible outcome – […]

Changing Attitude, Integrity and Inclusive Church develop plans for Lambeth 2008

Press release The Revd Susan Russell, President of Integrity USA and the Revd Caro Hall, a member of the Integrity Board, have been in London from Monday 15 to Thursday 18 October to further develop an integrated strategy with Inclusive Church and Changing Attitude for our presence at the Lambeth Conference 2008. Caro Hall was […]

Changing Attitude England responds to the HOB statement

The response of the House of Bishops of the Episcopal Church ‘to questions and concerns raised by our Anglican Communion partners’ gives encouragement to members of Changing Attitude and our brothers and sisters in Integrity, representing LGBT people in many parts of our Communion. The Revd Colin Coward, Director of Changing Attitude England, said: “With […]

Kunonga of Harare claims Zimbabwe bishop practices homosexuality

Press release Dr Nolbert Kunonga, bishop of Harare, Zimbabwe, is reported as having made the sensational claim that one of the bishops in Zimbabwe is practicing homosexuality. At the same time he accused bishop Michael Doe, a patron of Changing Attitude, of secretly lobbying the province with donations. According to a report published by the […]