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Our position is best described in the Jerusalem Declaration and the commentary on it titled "Being Faithful: The Shape of Historic Anglicanism Today".

 


Spiritually discerning the redefinition of marriage

The Church of England published a reply dated 12 February 2016, to a letter from Jayne Ozanne, Director of LGBTI campaign group Accepting Evangelicals, and co-signatories.

The letter, which was written by the Archbishop of York on behalf of himself and the Archbishop of Canterbury, responds to Ms Ozanne's claim that the Church of England has failed its 'duty of care' to LGBTI members of the Anglican Church.  The Archbishops' letter

Joe Boot, Director of the Wilberforce Academy, has written the following in response, providing an in-depth analysis of the letter's content and emphasising the need to correctly discern the truth of Scripture: The response