Comments: General Synod - Saturday morning press reports

The Anglican communion joined the sexual reviolution in 1930, when it approved contraception. To get in step with the nation , and more importantly its next supreme Governor it introduced divorce and re-marriage in 2002, dependent on the whim of the approached clergy person. Also the Church of england approves transgendered clergy.

However in all fairness , Cranmer had wanted non fault divorce in 1553 , but the sudeen death of Edward the sixth stopped him altering the canons.

Posted by ROBERT IAN WILLIAMS at Sunday, 7 July 2013 at 12:43am BST

Join? Warn? Fight? It seems ABC Welby's speech was a "Rashomon" (everyone sees what they want to see).

Posted by JCF at Sunday, 7 July 2013 at 1:04am BST

Colin Coward's comment is excellent. The Archbishop has to cater to the vast numbers of African Anglicans who have given their church like their continent a bad name. Meanwhile Robert Ian Williams again peddles the sort of sectarian rhetoric that gives English Roman Catholics such a bad name.

Posted by Spirit of Vatican II at Sunday, 7 July 2013 at 11:10am BST

On the contrary, JCF, it was very neatly done; 'bridge to engine room' stuff ...

Posted by Jonathan Jennings at Sunday, 7 July 2013 at 1:02pm BST
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