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  1. News - World - RELIGION

    Vatican surveys find Catholics reject religious sex rules

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 09:54am by Associated Press at the Vatican

    ... US dioceses haven’t reported the results of their surveys in any detail. Baltimore Archbishop William Lori wrote in a recent diocesan article that more than 4,000 people had responded to his ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books - RELIGION

    Book review: The Bible and Asia, by R.S. Sugirtharajah

    Posted Dec 22nd 2013, 05:19pm by William Wadsworth

    ... William Wadsworth The Bible and Asia: From the Pre-Christian Era to the Postcolonial Age by R.S. Sugirtharajah Harvard University Press 3 stars William Wadsworth Packed churches this month suggest there might be more to the meaning of Christmas than shopping in Hong Kong. So it's a pity that Sri Lankan-born academic R.S. Sugirtharajah rarely mentions the city's ...

  3. News - World - RELIGION

    Church of England votes against women bishops

    Posted Nov 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams, its spiritual leader, accused elements inside the church of being "wilfully blind" to the priorities of wider society. "We have, to put it very bluntly, a lot of explaining to do," Williams told the General Synod, the church's governing body. "Whatever the motivation for voting yesterday, whatever the theological principle ...

  4. News - World - RELIGION

    Church heads for critical vote on women bishops

    Posted Nov 20th 2012, 02:00pm

    ... than in the West. The church’s attitude toward same-sex marriage and homosexuality stirs similar controversy. The vote this week will test the authority of both Dr Rowan Williams, the departing archbishop of Canterbury, and his successor, Justin Welby, the bishop of Durham. Williams is set to retire at the end of this year from the post, the most senior in the church. Both he and Welby have ...

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    New Anglican leader Justin Welby backs women bishops

    Posted Nov 10th 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... Williams, who will retire as archbishop in January after a decade spent battling divisions in the worldwide Anglican communion of 80 million people. Welby, the bishop of Durham in northern England, ... to the throne Prince William also studied- and Cambridge University. A father-of-five, his sixth child, a daughter Johanna, died in a car crash in 1983. The balding, bespectacled cleric's ...

  6. News - World - RELIGION

    Church of England rejects legislation on women bishops

    Posted Nov 21st 2012, 03:21am by Reuters in London

    ... in England. The outcome presents a major test for Justin Welby, who takes over as the Church’s spiritual head when Rowan Williams steps down as Archbishop of Canterbury at the end of the year. Both ... Williams as he implored the Synod to back the legislation before the vote. Bishop of Norwich Graham James said the Church’s current bishops, who had strongly backed the proposal, would be meeting ...



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