Gay priest ‘refused to be quizzed’
CHICHESTER diocese has initiated disciplinary proceedings
against a retired priest in a civil partnership for officiating
without permission, and against his rector for allowing him to do
so. The action, under the Clergy Discipline Measure, is against the
Revd David Page, a retired cleric, and the Rector of Winchelsea and
Icklesham, Canon Howard Cocks.
Mr Page has been ministering in the parish of Winchelsea without
a Bishop's licence or Permission to Officiate (PTO). The ...
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