Category Archives: Human Sexuality

Episcopally Led and Synodically Managed

by Dr Meg Warner, Theologian, Lecturer and Member of General Synod In the most moving session of the recent meeting of the General Synod of the Church of England (York, 7-11 July) a survivor of church-related sexual abuse spoke about … Continue reading

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Conventional Thinking At Its Best…

by the Revd Canon Rosie Harper, Chaplain to the Bishop of Buckingham It could be so different. The Royal Wedding will be remembered for many things. If you are a ‘Hello’ magazine reader the dresses might be the thing. If … Continue reading

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For the Love of God….

by Jayne Ozanne, Editor of ViaMedia.News and Author of Just Love ‘Once bitten, twice shy’ or so the old saying goes. Typically, it means that when someone has let you down once you’re rightly wary of trusting them again. And … Continue reading

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Who Speaks for Anglican Evangelicals?

by the Revd Canon Anna Norman-Walker, Rector of Streatham and past Member of General Synod Last week I found my prejudices deeply challenged. I had been rather surprised to be invited to lead a session for first year Ordinands at … Continue reading

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Sex & the Single Girl

by Dr Meg Warner, Theologian, Lecturer and Member of General Synod In all of the excitement about that sermon, some of the striking aspects of the royal wedding were perhaps slightly overlooked. The world watched an American divorcée marry into … Continue reading

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Changes – Facing the Strange…

by the Bishop of Liverpool, the Rt Revd Paul Bayes Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes (turn and face the strange)… – David Bowie 1971 “Look! I’m doing a new thing; now it sprouts up; don’t you recognize it? I’m making a way in the desert…” – … Continue reading

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Love, Fire and Brimstone Modelled!

by the Revd Dr Lorraine Cavanagh, Author of “Waiting on the Word” and Blogger  A survivor of sexual abuse has been told by Pope Francis that God made him gay and loves him as he is. The Pope does not … Continue reading

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