Law and religion round-up – 31st July

Call(s) to remembrance…O Lord!

Richard Farrant, 1530-1581

The Lambeth Conference and same-sex relationships

As we watched the slow-motion car crash that was the reference to same-sex relationships in the original version of the Lambeth Conference “Call” on Human Dignity, we both wondered how, if at all, to deal with something that was obviously an important development for “religion” in its Anglican manifestation but which seemed to have little apparent connection with “law”. Fortunately, Mark Hill came unprompted to our rescue: you can read his analysis here.

On Tuesday, after Mark’s piece had been posted, a revised text was issued. The relevant section now reads as follows: Continue reading