Tag: Homophobia

Changing Attitude and Homophobia

A special blog post from Changing Attitude yesterday. Really special. Writing about their experience at the House of Bishop’s committee on human sexuality, Colin Coward says, [Sir Joseph Pilling] accused Changing Attitude and the groups who had presented ‘evidence’ on

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When did the Listening Process Begin?

An interesting thread over at Changing Attitude on when the Listening Process formally began. Colin Coward rejects Philip Giddings assertion that Lambeth 1998 1:10 did not call for such a Listening Process. This is Colin’s argument. My understanding is that the

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Institutional Homophobia?

For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation for all people,  training us to renounce ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright, and godly lives in the present age, waiting for our blessed hope, the appearing of

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Yesterday on BBC 3 Counties Radio

For those who asked for it, here’s my slot when BBC 3CR asked me to speak about homophobia. If you want to hear the whole hour then click here and go to two hours in. Some fascinating calls and texts

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Things NOT to say, Number 36

I present this absolute gem from the front page of today’s Church of England Newspaper. David Skinner, a Baptist who started the petition, said: “There is no such thing as homophobia, because there are no such things as homosexuals. Homosexuals

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Gay BCP Wedding – No Action to be Taken

Ruth Gledhill is reporting that no action is to be taken over the gay wedding at St Bartholomews earlier this month. She writes: the Rector of St Bartholomew the Great, the Rev Martin Dudley, is to escape any form of

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