Many of you will have seen this press release in advance of Friday’s publication of the documentation which is being prepared for General Synod next month. 

Archbishop Stephen Cottrell was also interviewed about the Living in Love and Faith proposals on BBC Radio 4 this morning

Bishops Stephen, David and Nicholas will be writing a pastoral letter in due course when we all have full sight of the texts.

This is a time in which, very understandably, strong views and feelings are being expressed by many. Whatever your views, please be assured of your bishops’ care, prayer and concern.