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How can the Church of England be 'welcoming' when it bans priests ...

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In response, LGB&TI Anglican Coalition said: “The new guidance emphasises the well-known fact that same-sex couples will not be able to marry in Church of England churches even when equal marriage takes effect.
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Gay couple blessings ruled out by Church of England bishops - BBC News

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The first same-sex weddings are due to take place in England and Wales from 29 March, but the law specifies that the CofE will not conduct them.
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Anglican Bishops Bar Priests From Celebrating Same-Sex Marriages - Advocate.com

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Anglican Bishops Bar Priests From Celebrating Same-Sex Marriages
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Anglican Bishops Bar Priests From Celebrating Same-Sex Marriages.
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Love, grace and the bishops' pastoral guidance - Ekklesia

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Love, grace and the bishops' pastoral guidance
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This is cold and legalistic in tone, in contrast to the more welcoming attitude to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people at general synod earlier that week.
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Church of England rules out blessings for gay marriages | FaithWorld

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Church of England priests will not be allowed to bless gay and lesbian weddings, or marry someone of the same sex themselves, according to new guidelines issued by the church, which is struggling to heal divides over homosexuality.
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Archbishop of Canterbury to African Churches: Respect Gays - Advocate.com

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Archbishop of Canterbury to African Churches: Respect Gays
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In 2003 the election of Gene Robinson, an openly gay priest, as Episcopal bishop of New Hampshire caused a worldwide rupture in Anglican relations.
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