Sex and Gender

  • 2 Jul 2009

    Gay Catholics, their parents, families and friends, will be out and about at Pride London this Saturday (4 July 2009) join by churches in central London.

  • 1 Jul 2009

    For the Mennonite Church USA Assembly in Columbus Ohio (ending on 5 July 2009), Christians affirming of the place and ministry of lesbian, gay and transgendered people in the church have organised an imaginative witness

  • 28 Jun 2009

    Public life demands ‘tough’ corporate attributes rather than what it labels ‘soft’ personal ones – like love and gratitude. Simon Barrow argues that the communal cultivation of loving relation is needed to help redirect the official anonymity of the social order.

  • 27 Jun 2009

    A Christian organisation based in the United States has attracted international criticism after it posted a video on YouTube showing church elders trying to “cast out a spirit” from a gay sixteen-year-old.

  • 17 Jun 2009
  • 17 Jun 2009

    C of E and the Catholic representatives have told the House of Commons they will fight to maintain their powers to discriminate in cases of employment and against limits proposed in the Equality Bill.

  • 11 Jun 2009

    Another classic from Steve Chalke, founder of Faithworks, which may not go down well with some of his more conservative colleagues.

  • 31 May 2009
  • 27 May 2009

    California’s Supreme Court has upheld a ban on same-sex marriage, disappointing gay rights campaigners across the USA, who took to the streets in solidarity. The California Council of Churches has condemned the Court’s decision.

  • 22 May 2009

    A strong statement from a range of evangelical organizations has called on the Church of Scotland to affirm the membership and ministry of gay people in the church on biblical and traditional grounds - in opposition to anti-gay activists.