Lord Carey

Tutu Speaks Out On Right-To-Die

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 13.07.2014 | UK

Desmond Tutu has become the latest high-profile figure to come out in favour of a change in the law on the right to die, days before a House of Lords ...

Ex- Archbishop's Dramatic Change Of Heart On Assisted Dying

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.07.2014 | UK

Former Archbishop of Canterbury Lord Carey has given a boost to the campaign for a change in the law on assisted suicide by announcing that terminally...

Have Yourself a Very Humanist Christmas; a Conversation With Revd Sue Powell

Hannah Gal | Posted 20.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Hannah Gal

"Do you welcome those who celebrate a non religious Christmas?" I ask Reverend Sue Powell, "even world famous atheist Richard Dawkins has spoken of his love for this holiday"

'What If Sisters Get Married?'

The Huffington Post | Tom Moseley | Posted 31.05.2013 | UK

A former Archbishop of Canterbury has claimed that legalising gay marriage will pave the way for polygamy and for siblings to wed. Lord Carey raise...

Lord Carey, I Too Am Sick of Not Getting My Way All the Time

Ben Deaner | Posted 02.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Ben Deaner

As a newly reborn 'man of god' (that god being the three-headed snake-beast Tialoc), I feel obliged to weigh in on the comments made last week by former Archbishop Lord Carey, referring to the 'aggressive secularism' plaguing our society.

Gay Rights Do Not Threaten Christianity

Balaji Ravichandran | Posted 30.05.2013 | UK Politics
Balaji Ravichandran

Gay rights are human rights, and human rights are not the province of Christianity or any other religion for that matter. Mr Carey is suggesting that the right to marry is somehow the province of religion, not the state. That, by definition, is 'relativism,' which the former archbishop seems unwilling to recognise, despite rushing to condemn it.

Carey Criticises Cameron For Feeding Christians 'Persecution' Fears

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.03.2013 | UK

Lord Carey, the former Archbishop of Canterbury, has accused David Cameron of "aiding and abetting" a public backlash against Christians, saying the p...

Ned Simons

'Approving Gay Marriage Could See UK End Up Like Nazi Germany'

HuffingtonPost.com | Ned Simons | Posted 31.01.2013 | UK Politics

Britain risks becoming a totalitarian state as a result of gay marriage and could go the way of Nazi Germany, Tory opponents of the government's plans...

Christian Discrimination: Lansley Insists Government Right To Fight 'Crucifix' Case In Europe

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK

The Leader of the House of Commons has insisted the Government was right to contest a European legal challenge over religious freedom after four Briti...

Cameron Says He Is A Christian, But Believers Are 'Vilified' Says Ex-Archbishop

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK

Discrimination against Christians is rife in the workplace, with religious groups warning that the cases of four Christians in the European Court of H...

Christians Are Being Persecuted And Vilified, Claims Lord Carey

PA | Posted 14.06.2012 | UK

Christians are being "persecuted" and "driven underground" while the courts fail to protect their religious values, a former Archbishop of Canterbury ...

Who Died and Made the Church God?

James Wharton | Posted 22.04.2012 | UK Politics
James Wharton

Why should a man and a woman have the exclusive right of exchanging their lifelong promise to each other in the presence of God? What makes me different? I swore an oath to God that I'd protect Queen and Country as a young 16-year-old boy facing military service. Why shouldn't I be afforded the same respect from a faith that I have served so well?

Ned Simons

MP Opposes Gay Marriage 'As A Mother'

HuffingtonPost.com | Ned Simons | Posted 31.01.2013 | UK Politics

MPs, peers and religious leaders have launched a petition in an attempt to block government plans to "redefine" marriage to allow gay couples to tie t...

Former Archbishop Condemns Same Sex Marriages As 'Political Power Grab'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.04.2012 | UK Politics

The former Archbishop of Canterbury Lord Carey has voiced his opposition to plans to legalise same-sex marriages. In an article for the Daily Mail,...

No Moral High Ground: Former Archbishop Of Canterbury Hits Out At Lords Bishop Rebellion

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 25.01.2012 | UK Politics

Former Archbishop of Canterbury Lord Carey has criticised the bishops behind blocking the government's welfare reform proposals in the House of Lords ...

Eviction Beckons For Protesters As St Paul's Reopens Its Doors

The Huffington Post UKtUK | Paul Vale | Posted 28.12.2011 | UK

Legal action will be taken to evict protesters camped outside the Cathedral, the City of London Corporation has announced. The planning and transp...