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Bishop Cottrell urges ‘inclusion’

Madeleine Davies

by Madeleine Davies

Posted: 17 Mar 2017 @ 12:04

THE damage to mission wrought by the Church’s current stance on same-sex relationships, particularly among young people, should spur change, the Bishop of Chelmsford, the Rt Revd Stephen Cottrell, said last week.

In an address to his diocesan synod on Saturday, he described how the diocese must work with LGBT Christians to “find appropriate ways of expressing their love — for it is not good for human beings to be alone — in permanent, faithful, stable relationships”. There was “no ...

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