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House of Bishops pastoral guidance on same sex marriage
NEWS / Following their meeting on February 13th 2014 the House of Bishops of the Church of England have today issued a statement of Pastoral Guidance on Same Sex Marriage.
Information for same sex couples
The law prevents ministers of the Church of England from carrying out same-sex marriages. And although there are no authorised services for blessing a same-sex civil marriage, your local church can still support you with prayer.
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Pastoral Guidance on the Affirmation of Baptismal Faith
Pastoral Guidance for use in conjunction with the Affirmation of Baptismal Faith in the context of gender transition.
More about marriage
Marriage is one of the most serious commitments two people can make to each other. It's also an amazing adventure. Read on to find out more about being, as well as getting, married.
Bishops and other Pastors
Bishops and other Pastors from Common Worship: Festivals by The Church of England.
- Common Worship
Result of the vote on the House of Bishops' Report
NEWS / The General Synod of the Church of England has voted "not to take note" of a Report by the House of Bishops following a debate on the report earlier today on Marriage and Same Sex Relationships.
- News & Stories
House of Bishops Statement on Government COVID-19 guidance
The House of Bishops has welcomed and commended the decision of the Government to open places of worship for public worship from 4 July at a virtual meeting held on June 24th.
- News & Stories
House of Bishops' Pastoral Letter on the 2015 General Election
The House of Bishops of the Church of England have today expressed the hope for political parties to discern "a fresh moral vision of the kind of country we want to be" ahead of the General Election in May of this year.