Just love for all – Bishop Paul speaks out against inequality and harm for LGBTI Christians

Just love for all – Bishop Paul speaks out against inequality and harm for LGBTI Christians

LAST MONTH, at the launch of a new charity whose aim is to tackle prejudice and discrimination on the grounds of sexuality and gender in religious organisations, Bishop of Liverpool Paul Bayes spoke of his 'pain and regret' at the rejection and harm many LGBTI+ people have experienced personally and institutionally from Christians, writes Open Table network coordinator Kieran Bohan:

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Humility and interdependence: Thoughts for Maundy Thursday on John 13:1-15

Humility and interdependence: Thoughts for Maundy Thursday on John 13:1-15

Our Rector Miranda shared this reflection at our Parish Maundy Thursday Eucharist at St Dunstan's Earle Road, led by our Team Vicar, Mark Waters. Miranda described the service as: 'One of the best services I’ve ever been to, tonight’s Maundy at St Dunstan’s. That Mark Waters can’t half do liturgy well!' Save the date for next year - Thursday 18th April 2019!

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Welcoming trans people – reaffirmation of baptism liturgy

Welcoming trans people – reaffirmation of baptism liturgy

Our Rector Miranda Threlfall-Holmes, who was at the Church of England's General Synod when it voted to consider authorising a liturgy to welcome trans people by reaffirming their baptismal identity in their new name and gender, responds to the decision announced this week that the House of Bishops has declined the opportunity to create a new liturgy.

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