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Sam Allberry’s 2 minutes on homosexuality

Sam Allberry who is a speaker for RZIM, founding editor of Living Out, and author of Is God Anti-Gay? addressed the Church of England General Synod in London this week:  

Evangelism is ‘our duty, privilege and joy’, Archbishop told Synod

Evangelism and witness is ‘not an app, it’s the operating system’ of the church, Archbishop Justin Welby told the General Synod. Introducing a presentation on a report by the Archbishops’ Evangelism Task Group, the Archbishop said: “Evangelism is the proclamation, the setting forth, the holding out of the Good news of Jesus Christ, in ways […]

Diocese of Winchester General Synod Hustings

As I wrote last week, I am standing to be a member of General Synod.  Rather than doing a physical hustings, the Diocese of Winchester gave members of the Deanery Synods a chance to ask written questions to all the candidates.  The responses from the candidates for the Houses of Laity and House of Clergy, […]

I’m standing for General Synod

I am standing for the Church of England General Synod, as a member of the laity, in the Diocese of Winchester.  You can find out information about the other Laity and Clergy candidates in the Diocese of Winchester here.  Find out more about the General Synod here. Here’s my election address:   The Diocese of […]

Archbishop John Sentamu criticises UK food poverty

Archbishop John Sentamu in a speech at General Synod has called for “more equitable, more caring world” and questioned the effects of government’s welfare reforms: In a long and often angry address to the Church of England general synod on Tuesday, John Sentamu said static salaries and rising prices had left nine million people living below the […]