Tag: Objection

Equality and Religious Belief

A great summary of the state of play as the EHRC engages in a review of religious discrimination can be found over at the excellent Religion Law Blog. LILLIAN LADELLE and MORAL COMPLICITY 11) The Commission has said that it

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The Cornish B&B Ruling

Introduction As you all probably noticed, it is now out. The owners of a hotel who refused to allow a gay couple a double room acted unlawfully, a judge has ruled. Peter and Hazelmary Bull, of the Chymorvah Hotel, near

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Southwark – A Solution

I have a solution. Really, I have a solution. I grant you, it’s a slightly provocative solution, but I guarantee you that absolutely no-one could have an objection to Dr John being the Bishop of Southwark if it’s implemented. It’s

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Other Sex Civil Partnerships / Unions

From the Islington Gazette: A HETEROSEXUAL Islington couple want to become the first in Britain to have a “gay” civil partnership – because they do not believe in marriage. Civil servants Tom Freeman and Katherine Doyle, both 25, of North

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More on Jeffrey John

Adrian the Pluralist has responded to my piece on Jeffrey John, writing the following: I have been asked to speculate on what will happen regarding Anglican politics should Jeffrey John become Bishop of Bangor. The first important point, as stated

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Debating Homosexuality

I’ve just put the following comment on the Covenant Blog thread which I discussed earlier: I cannot imagine what standard conservative language does to LBGT people. Is there any way to state the conservative position *without* offending? I would want

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