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Same-sex marriage: Archbishop's view remains the same

Wednesday 14th May 2014

Lambeth Palace has issued the following statement in response to reports about the Archbishop of Canterbury's position on same-sex marriage:

"The Archbishop has said before that he accepts the right of Parliament to change the law and that the Church should continue to demonstrate the love of Christ for every person. The Archbishop voted against the Same-Sex Marriage Act in the House of Lords last year."

On Monday this week Archbishop Justin launched new Church of England guidance on tackling homophobic bullying in church schools. Read more here


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