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Canadians view ban liberally

by Pat Ashworth

THE Canadian House of Bishops has affirmed a majority commit­ment to the three moratoriums re­quested by the Lambeth Con­fer­ence. But it recognises that some dioceses have already made decisions at vari­ance with these.

The Bishops’ statement, issued last Friday, said: “A large majority of the House can affirm the following: a continued commitment to the greatest extent possible the three moratoria — on the blessing of same-sex unions, on the ordination to the ...

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