Comments: Married people write to College of Bishops

As an American (of a certain age), I well remember the day when 4 black students sat down at a lunch counter in North Carolina and changed the world forever. So I have only unbridled appreciation and prayers for the clergy and their companions who signed the letter and for +Nicholas. The times they are a changing and we shall not be moved. Alleluia.

Posted by Sara MacVane at Sunday, 4 September 2016 at 8:47am BST

***THANK YOU*** to everyone involved in this.

x
Susannah and Karina

Posted by Susannah Clark at Sunday, 4 September 2016 at 8:58am BST

"The times, they are a-changing". Deo gratias!

Posted by Father Ron Smith at Sunday, 4 September 2016 at 11:58am BST

In 2005, Bishop David Jenkins blessed a civil partnership between two gay men despite a church ban on such blessings. May this well-loved and prophetic man rest in peace and be remembered as someone who lived at a time when CofE bishops were seen to be relevant.

Posted by FrDavidH at Sunday, 4 September 2016 at 5:52pm BST

Our thanks too.

A heart-felt initiative from the signatories.

So many happy couples, called and blessed of God.

pax amorque,

Laurie & Michael

Posted by Fr.Laurence Roberts at Monday, 5 September 2016 at 2:17pm BST

Way to go! Now if the supporting bishops would just "come out" and break ranks...

Posted by Cynthia at Tuesday, 6 September 2016 at 5:24am BST
Post a comment









Remember personal info?






Please note that comments are limited to 400 words. Comments that are longer than 400 words will not be approved.

Cookies are used to remember your personal information between visits to the site. This information is stored on your computer and used to refill the text boxes on your next visit. Any cookie is deleted if you select 'No'. By ticking 'Yes' you agree to this use of a cookie by this site. No third-party cookies are used, and cookies are not used for analytical, advertising, or other purposes.