Same Sex Marriage


My sermon for Trinity 16: Speaking Truth in Love to those in Power within the Church in Wales

After the heat of Governing Body, I came home and realised that I still had a sermon to prepare for the following Sunday. I reached for the lectionary and on the pages were readings that spoke truth into the situation I had just come from. I couldn’t deny that God was moving and thus started the preparation for one of the hardest sermons I’ve ever preached. It’s here for those who are interested.

Read more
Church in Wales, Current Affairs

Statement prior to the upcoming meeting of the Governing Body of the Church in Wales

A personal statement prior to business of the Church in Wales’ Governing body for the benefit of general public and media who may wish to interview me in the coming days:

At the September session of the Governing Body of the Church in Wales, its members will listen to a presentation by the Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church on the process by which they made it possible for same sex marriages to be solemnised in that province. I raised a question to the bishops asking them to explain why there hasn’t been an alternative speaker invited alongside the Primus to give a different point of view.Read more