Magazine article Anglican Journal

Why Not Put a Face to Those in Favour of Same-Sex Union?

Magazine article Anglican Journal

Why Not Put a Face to Those in Favour of Same-Sex Union?

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I disagree with the findings of the Inter-Anglican Standing Commission on Unity, Faith and Order (Don't change canon, says commission, Feb. 2015, p. 1), which is always on the side of the evangelical conservative belief.

When will the Anglican Journal focus on the views of the mainstream Anglican? I belong to St. Anne's Anglican Church in Byron, London, Ont., and we support changing the marriage canon.

I have been married for almost 11 years and have an adopted eight-year-old son. I am gay and my husband is of the same sex.

How can the Anglican church expect me to continue attending regular services with the belief that my marriage should not be performed or accepted as a union in the eyes of our Lord? I send my son to Sunday school and when he asks why his dads are not married at St. Anne's, he has to be told his religion does not support or accept this holy union. …

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