Comments: Letter to Rowan Williams from Metropolitan Community Church leaders

Thanks for posting this. The MCC does know how to confront the idiocy of discrimination. The ABC just doesn't get it. What a shame for someone who is so lettered.

Posted by Muthah+ at Thursday, 18 August 2011 at 2:16pm BST

Oh, those silly/goofy/overheated, trouble making, progressives! On and on they go, have they no shame! (tiny snear forming at corner of my mouth)

If it weren´t for the fact that ¨certain¨ wickedones are simply trying to embarass dear Dr. Williams (and interfer with his *harmless* Anglican punitive covenant) this whole ¨Gay¨ bishop issue/letter wouldn´t even be fit for print...but, alas, gay scandals make headlines these days/daze.

Just imagine, these largely degenerate, now and forever, Gay people think they are entitled to be treated exactly like heterosexuals at ALL levels of Churchlife at the Church of England and throughout the Anglican Communion! You know, like AUTHENTIC ¨normal¨ Christians like you and me...right before God and everyone else!

Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury certainly knows very well how to deal with such ¨equality¨ pretentions by seperating, humiliating, denegrating those of would threaten normal priestly folks at last Lambeth Conference. ISOLATE! He is exactly right as we have been taught down through the ages that necessary and well-deserved shame/horror and marginalization ought be inflicted on ¨sexually oriented irregulars¨ at Church.

Just like ++Rowan, his well-admired/rewarded Bishop Cameron and other loyal comrade The Lord and York and of course, the very determined Drexel Gomez (of lgbt bloodrenched Jamaica) do/does, in fact, know, clearly, what´s what and what´s not what in Gods world of selfseekers threatening the purity of REAL Anglicans!

Excluding gaymen, and they are all men so far, from OPENLY becoming part of the innermost cluster of sacred Church of England bishops is right and just (or just and right)!

Protecting unified heterosexual Church goers from homosexual bishops is simply taking proper measurers to protect spiritually healthier Anglicans in England, in Uganda, in Nigeria, in Kenya, in Argentina, in Chile, in South Africa and the Middle East. Never, never, forget the great threat to the straight/pure mankind/womankind in San Joaquin, Peoria, Ft. Worth and Pittsburgh either! Who would forget the homosexual sex plague enveloping the Anglican Church of Canada where often marriage like ceremonies are requested and officiated OPENLY by ¨Gay¨ Priests?

It´s not too late to nip this gay ¨equality¨ foolishness in the budd at the Church of England.

Posted by Leonardo Ricardo at Thursday, 18 August 2011 at 3:33pm BST

Good for the MCC, reminding us that the C of E leadership is currently more interested in maintaining Pharisaism than the way of Jesus.

There are some real Christians about elsewhere, thank goodness; more power to the elbow of the MCC!

Posted by Fr Mark at Thursday, 18 August 2011 at 5:30pm BST

"Does the bishop and his partner have to sleep in separate rooms in the episcopal palace, or would twin beds in the same room suffice? If twin beds are acceptable what would be a “celibate” distance between the beds – 5 feet, 10 feet, or opposite ends of the room? Do any lapses in this celibacy rule have to be reported and, if so, to whom? ... Her Majesty The Queen?"

WIN. Rowan Cantuar, are you *embarrassed* now??? [And if not, why not?]

Posted by JCF at Friday, 19 August 2011 at 1:44am BST

It is encouraging to know that the heads of a denomination actually talk gay sense.

Posted by Laurence Roberts at Friday, 19 August 2011 at 12:02pm BST

I speak as a young lay anglican who does think that the recapitulative work of Christ in creation will eventually mean no distinction between male and female, gay or straight but all shall be one in Christ. Thus, the Church needs to respond to God's initiative and reflect his love for humanity. Unfortunately, the above letter, and indeed many of the arguments from those who believe homosexuality to be a sin in itself, lacks a sense of charity and prayerfulness which the church needs in order to exist as communion.

Posted by TWR at Friday, 16 September 2011 at 6:31pm BST
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