Mon 17 Sep The confirmation of the first openly gay bishop in the worldwide Anglican Communion moved toward a final decision Monday after delegates at the U. Scale of sexual misconduct among Southern Baptist leaders and volunteers revealed. Daily news direct to your inbox. Nevertheless, church leaders said they were extremely concerned that such a decision could split the denomination. The Prince of Wales joked he was like a year-old cathedral This process isn't over until tomorrow.
A decision on same-sex unions is expected Tuesday.
Gay bishop nears confirmation
But Robinson, who has made no secret of his relationship with longtime partner Mark Andrew, would be the first openly gay bishop who has not opted for celibacy. Bishop Stephen's letter comes after a former chaplain to the Queen said the Dean of Ely Cathedral had "adopted the secular views of a culture that has set its face against Christianity, and is waging a war against Judaeo-Christian culture. A decision on same-sex unions is expected Tuesday. Church leaders in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland have expressed Daily news direct to your inbox.
In the past or so years, about 25 groups have split from the Episcopal Church over concerns about liberalism, changes in its prayer book and the decision in to ordain women. In fact, all was quiet, as the House of Deputies president had ordered the or so members to show no reaction when the tallies were read. You be the critic: A priest who left the Church of England over believing it had become too liberal in its teaching on sexuality, has described Ely cathedral's decision to fly the Charles likens himself to year-old cathedral with 'bits falling off'. Priests in 12 dioceses were divided.