Monday, 18 October 2021

Tag Archives: Church of England

First female Bishop of London installed

LONDON: Sarah Mullally was installed as the first female Bishop of London on Saturday, becoming the third most senior cleric in the Church of England. Mullally was installed as the 133rd Bishop of London at St. Paul’s Cathedral on International Nurses Day – Florence Nightingale’s birthday – echoing the new ...

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Prince Harry, Markle to marry on May 19

LONDON: Britain’s Prince Harry and US actress Meghan Markle will marry on May 19 at St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle near London, Kensington Palace said on Friday. “His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales and Ms Meghan Markle will marry on 19th May, 2018,” the couple’s official residence said in ...

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Anti-gay marriage report rejected by Church of England

LONDON: A report stating that the Church of England should continue to oppose same-sex marriage has been sensationally rejected by Church’s ruling body. A report on homosexuality by the House of Bishops was presented to the General Synod – the Church’s ruling body – for debate. The recommendations stated that ...

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Archbishop issues apology over Church of England links to child abuser

LONDON: The Archbishop of Canterbury has said the Church of England “failed terribly” for not reporting the head of a Christian charity accused of carrying out sadomasochistic attacks on young boys at summer camps. Justin Welby issued an “unreserved and unequivocal” apology on behalf of the church after admitting he ...

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