Archbishops criticised for inviting proposer of Scottish gay-marriage motion to York

Posted on July 5, 2017 
Filed under Church of England, Culture wars

“A group of the General Synod’s laity and clergy have been placed in an ‘invidious’ position, they say, by the ‘entirely wrong’ invitation to the Bishop of Edinburgh, the Rt Revd John Armes, to the Synod’s York meeting this weekend. They argue that it looks like an endorsement of the Scottish Episcopal Church’s change to its canons to allow same-sex marriage in church. …”

– Story from The Church Times.

(Photo of Bishop Armes courtesy The Scottish Episcopal Church.)