Media Statements and other News

Videos on: The Women Bishops Measure, sex equality and Church unity

Video 1: Why did you vote against the Women Bishops Measure as it stands?
Rod Thomas, Lorna Ashworth and Angus MacLeay - 4 mins, 46 secs

Video 2: Why do you believe what you believe about women bishops? 
Rod Thomas, Angus MacLeay …

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PRESS STATEMENT FROM REFORM

Following the announcement of the formation of a House of Bishops Working Group on 19th December, Reform chairman Rod Thomas has written to the Archbishops of Canterbury and York. The letter reaffirms Reform’s commitment to the process of seeking a new way forward on wom…

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Reform Newsletter December 2012 (abridged)

Rod Thomas writes:

The Vote on the Women Bishops Measure

We knew that the vote on 20th November would be very close and we also knew that whatever the outcome, the mission of the Church would be damaged. However, before the vote, there were a couple of o…

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Media Statement 7.12.12

7 December 2012

7TH December 2012

EVANGELICALS IN LAST MINUTE PLEA TO BISHOPS TO MOBILISE CHURCH FOR MARRIAGE

The Council of Reform today urged the Church of England’s House of Bishops not to concentrate exclusively upon discussing the issue of the Consecration of Women to the Episcopate when it meets next week, …

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