giovedì 27 luglio 2017

Regno Unito
Joint Statement by the Archbishop of Canterbury and the Archbishop of York on the 50th Anniversary of the Act of Parliament passed in 1967 which decriminalised homosexual acts in our Country
The Archbishop of Canterbury
Today is the 50th Anniversary of the Act of Parliament passed in 1967 which decriminalised homosexual acts in our Country. The Church of England, led by Archbishop Ramsey, was supportive of the Sexual Offences Act. In January 2016 the majority of the leading Archbishops of the whole global Anglican Communion - almost 80 million people in 165 countries - confirmed the longstanding view of the Communion that diminishing and criminalising homosexual people is wrong. (...)