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A Church at War: Anglicans and Homosexuality, Updated Edition

3.6 of 5 stars 3.60  ·  rating details  ·  10 ratings  ·  1 review
The consecration of V. Gene Robinson as an openly gay bishop of New Hampshire has divided the Anglican Community, a historic pillar of Christianity embraced by seventy million people in 164 countries. Most Anglican groups outside the United States oppose the ordination of gay clergy. After Robinson's consecration, overseas bishops jointly announced that they were in a "sta ...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published October 21st 2005 by I. B. Tauris (first published October 1st 2004)
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I'm not sure what to give as my rating...if I could do two and half stars, I would, but I'll estimate up to three.

So! ... a very "inside baseball" book on the Anglican church. I, being a jingoistic American, thought this would have a more Episcopal Church USA flavor (what with an American bishop on the cover!), but this is more Anglo-centric/CoE. It does touch on the U.S. (obviously!), Canada, and the various African provinces/dioceses, but its a British author talking about the Church of Englan
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I am a British journalist and author. In a 36 year career in Britain, until 2012, I worked for the BBC, the Daily Telegraph and Daily Mail and for the last 22 years for the Guardian. I specialised at various times in covering education, politics, Europe and the European Union, religion and British royalty and I reported from more than 40 countries across the world.
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