JUS News. Still, "gay couples who get married will be able to ask for special prayers in the Church of England after their wedding, the bishops have agreed". Nothing gets in the way of her story. The Church of England has been discussing human sexuality, same-sex unions, and marriage. GlobalMedia Noticias in Spanish. In Julythe General Convention voted to allow bishops to bless same-sex unionsand also called for bishops to "collect and develop theological and liturgical resources" for possibly creating an official rite for such ceremonies at the General Convention.
Retrieved 29 April Within the Church of Ireland there is a wide spectrum of opinion. The Diocese of Toronto. The Ugandan church cut ties with its North American counterparts over homosexuality.
The resolution also makes clear that no clergy member can be forced to preside over any marriage ceremony.