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Executive Director Appointed

Executive Director Appointed

Two years to the day since the launch of OneBodyOneFaith, we are delighted to be able to announce that we have appointed Luke Dowding to the new role of Executive Director.  Our Chair of Trustees,...

Facing the opposition to the Bishops' Guidance

Facing the opposition to the Bishops' Guidance

The House of Bishops Guidance on liturgies for gender transition, published shor...

Diverse Church: National Director - Lead Diverse Church's award winning work supporting LGBT+ Christians

Diverse Church: National Director - Lead Diverse Church's award winning work supporting LGBT+ Christians

Diverse Church is looking for a collaborative, pastoral leader to develop and grow its innovative and impactful online programme for young (18 – 30) LGBT+ Christians. The right person will be abl...

This is What OneBodyOneFaith Means to Me

This is What OneBodyOneFaith Means to Me

OneBodyOneFaith has been a member-led organisation since our days as the Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement. Over the decades, our membership has shaped our identity and been the driving force behi...

New role for OneBodyOneFaith's Chair of Trustees

New role for OneBodyOneFaith's Chair of Trustees

We are delighted to be be able to announce that OneBodyOneFaith's Chair of Trustees, Peter Leonard, has been appointed to a new role as Archdeacon of the Isle of Wight.  Peter wil...

Choose your words carefully, Mr Anker: OneBodyOneFaith responds strongly to Church Times correspondent

Choose your words carefully, Mr Anker: OneBodyOneFaith responds strongly to Church Times correspondent

OneBodyOneFaith has written to the Editor of the Church Times in response to a ...

Benny Hazlehurst: a light that burned twice as bright

Benny Hazlehurst: a light that burned twice as bright

All of us at OneBodyOneFaith were saddened to hear of the death of Benny Hazlehurst, founder and former Director of Accepting Evangelicals, over Christmas.  Benny had been living with cancer since...

Book review: Coming out of the Black Country by Stanley Underhill

Book review: Coming out of the Black Country by Stanley Underhill

We're delighted to tell you about a new book written by Stanley Underhill and bring you a review of his work by Ann Reddecliffe. Stanley's book is available from ...

We're Hiring!

We're Hiring!

OneBodyOneFaith is an ecumenical organisation with over forty years of history campaigning for full LGBTI+ inclusion and affirmation within the life of the church. Over the last three years our Chi...

National Faith & Sexuality Survey

National Faith & Sexuality Survey

The Ozanne Foundation invite you to participate in the National Faith & Sexuality Survey. It is being overseen by a ...

Consultation on sex education: speak up for inclusion

Consultation on sex education: speak up for inclusion

The UK government in in the middle of process of consultation on the new sex and relationships education curriculum. OneBodyOneFaith is urging its members and supporters to get involved in this on...

Clothe yourselves with love;  joint letter from Oxford bishops affirms welcome for LGBT+ people

Clothe yourselves with love; joint letter from Oxford bishops affirms welcome for LGBT+ people

The bishops of the diocese of Oxford - (Bishop Steven Croft, pictured, and bishops Colin Fletcher, Andrew Proud and Alan Wilson of Dorchester, Reading and Buckingham respectively) have issued a l...

Further details of Living in Love and Faith published by C of E

Further details of Living in Love and Faith published by C of E

The Church of England has published further details of the Living in Love and Faith process which has been emerging over the past six months, including both the background to the process f...

Big Queer Carols - it's that time of year again!

Big Queer Carols - it's that time of year again!

The pumpkins are long gone and the coffee shops are showing off their seasonal beverages - yes, it's officially Christmas.  Well, still almost 2 months to go, but not too soon to be thinking about...

OneBodyOneFaith Responds to Eleven Evangelical Bishops

OneBodyOneFaith Responds to Eleven Evangelical Bishops

Today OneBodyOneFaith has responded to eleven evangelical bishops who have written to the Bishop of Coventry, The Right Reverend Christopher Cocksworth, Chair of the Living in Love and Faith projec...

Reform of the Gender Recognition Act

Reform of the Gender Recognition Act

The UK Government is consulting on vital new rights for trans and non-binary people, they want to make it less intrusive and bureaucratic for trans people to achieve legal recognition of their gend...

New research affirms impact of 'loving, joyful, inclusive' Christians at Pride

New research affirms impact of 'loving, joyful, inclusive' Christians at Pride

New research into Christians at Pride events, undertaken with support from Leeds Church Institute, has just been published and should provide encouragement and inspiration - both ...

Church of England shares details of Living in Love and Faith project

Church of England shares details of Living in Love and Faith project

The Church of England has launched a new website with details of the next steps in what's being called the 'Living in Love and Faith' project.   You'll recall that, following the refusal o...

All change on Facebook

All change on Facebook

After almost 2 years, OneBodyOneFaith now has a Facebook page in our own name, which we'll be using to share updates and information about our work.  That's the good news;  the not-so-good news i...

Greenbelt - our Top Queer Festival Picks of 2018

Greenbelt - our Top Queer Festival Picks of 2018

We're getting proper excited about Greenbelt now - we've downloaded the app, packed away all our bits and bobs for our stall in the Takeaway and are about to set off.  So here we offer you...

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