MPs plan to put pressure on the C of E after Welby’s disestablishment remarks

ISTOCK LAMBETH PALACE has expressed dismay at reports that the Archbishop of Canterbury told MPs that he would rather see the Church of

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Fourteen bishops publish a defence of traditional marriage

ISTOCK THE Bishop of Islington, the Rt Revd Ric Thorpe, has published what is described as “a relatively short theological summary

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Government will protect church schools, Education Secretary tells C of E conference

MAX COLSON/CHURCH OF ENGLAND The Education Secretary, Gillian Keegan, at the C of E National Education Conference on Friday THE

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Millions of pounds of benefits unclaimed, says Christians Against Poverty

This is despite these households facing mounting bills and debts, says charity ISTOCK Posed by model MILLIONS of pounds in benefits are

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Survivors of abuse in the C of E still feel threatened — and so do church staff helping them

SURVIVORS of abuse in a church context have described the Church’s National Safeguarding Team (NST) as a “costly, chaotic, impenetrable

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Welby joins protesters outside Lambeth Palace to defend Bishops’ same-sex stance

BLESSINGS for same-sex couples is the “best we can do” in the current context, the Archbishop of Canterbury told protesters

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Church of England responds in more detail to IICSA’s challenges on confession and redress

THE Archbishops’ Council, the House of Bishops, and the National Safeguarding Team of the Church of England have issued a formal response

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Solicitor ‘recklessly disregarded the risk of harm’ when he represented serial abuser Peter Ball

Christopher Peak has agreed to remove his name from the roll of solicitors. A FORMER legal adviser to the diocese of

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Bishops reject Labour plans to abolish House of Lords

ABOLISHING the House of Lords and replacing it with an elected Second Chamber, as a Labour Party report proposed this week, would be a

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Leader comment: Census reality

THE national Census is a hugely valuable exercise, assembling people’s own descriptions (it must be remembered) of their identity, relationships,

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