A Christian presence in every community


Work-life balance and parental leave

Church of England responses to various Government consultations on the subject

More choice of church wedding

In 2008 the Church of England changed its law so that a couple can marry in a church away from where they live because it has special significance for them through family or other connections

Wedding Shows

Resources such as displays are now available for dioceses and churches to use.

Gendered Violence

Women Bishops

The possibility of women being admitted to the orders of deacon, priest and bishop has been on the Church of England's agenda since at least 1966 when Women and Holy Orders was produced for the Church Assembly.

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