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Euthanasia / assisted suicide

The Church of England is opposed to any change in the law, or medical practice, to make assisted suicide permissible or acceptable.


The Church of England's position on abortion as expressed in reports and resolutions of the General Synod

Alcohol & drugs

The Church of England has a long history of working alongside people who misuse alcohol and drugs. It tries to promote social conditions which will allow people to live with dignity without turning to alcohol or illegal drugs.

Asylum and Immigration

When engaging with migration issues the Church seeks to clarify issues of justice and understand the forces behind the movement of people (economic, persecution, climate change, war, civil unrest). This section includes policy issues and practical suggestions

Tracing adoption records

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