Category Archives: Transgender

Voices of Hope – April 6th 2019

“Hope in the Desert” (Part 6) – “Holy Ground” by the Revd Sarah Jones Moses was keeping the flock of his father-in-law Jethro, the priest of Midian; he led his flock beyond the wilderness, and came to Horeb, the mountain … Continue reading

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Voices of Hope – April 3rd 2019

“Hope in a Desert Place” (Part 3) – “Flying High” by Elaine Sommers I am a bit of a birdwatcher, although you won’t find me hiding in the bushes with binoculars and a notebook. No, I just love watching birds, … Continue reading

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Voices of Hope – March 25th 2019

“The Healing Power of Love” (Part 1) – “Under the Shadow of God’s Wings” by the Revd Hannah Cartwright Like many of my LGBTQI+ siblings, I have spent much of my life in the shadows; belonging neither to the world … Continue reading

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Voices of Hope – March 22nd 2019

“Created in God’s Image” (Part 5) – “No More Shame” by the Revd Dr Tina Beardsley These verses came alive for me in 1989: a momentous year. In May the first breach of the Iron Curtain occurred in Hungary. In … Continue reading

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Voices of Hope – March 18th 2018

“Created in God’s Image” (Part 1) – “The Broken Body” by the Revd Canon Rachel Mann Often, St Paul has been presented as bad news for LGBTI+ Christians. His letters contain a number of classic clobber texts. It might surprise … Continue reading

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Voices of Hope – March 12th 2019

“All One in Christ” (Part 2) – “Breaking Down Dividing Walls” by Alex Clare-Young Reconciliation to each-other and to something bigger than ourselves – whether that be God, the environment, humanitarian principles or simply love – gives me hope. To … Continue reading

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Elephants, Penguins, Procreation & Japanese Knotweed

by Dr Meg Warner, Old Testament Theologian, Member of General Synod and author of Abraham Last week’s edition of the Church Times (1/2/2019) ‘balanced’ a report of Dr Christina Beardsley’s decision to leave the Church of England’s sexuality project (‘Living … Continue reading

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