Shared Conversations

In September 2014 the Church of England announced that it would conduct two years of Shared Conversations.  In 2015 she was asked to be part of the Oversight Group led by David Porter that was put together by Lambeth Palace in order to monitor reactions from amongst the LGBT community. Jayne took part in three sets … Continue reading Shared Conversations

Journeys in Grace and Truth

Journeys in Grace and Truth was published in just six weeks in Spring 2016 in order to provide a resource for General Synod members ahead of the July Shared Conversations. Jayne invited 12 senior Anglicans to each contribute a chapter explaining their own journey into how they became accepting of same-sex relationships.  As such it looked … Continue reading Journeys in Grace and Truth


In January 2016, Jayne raised the funds to conduct a YouGov Poll that sought to replicate a question that Prof Linda Woodhead, University of Lancaster, had asked about the nation's attitude towards same-sex marriage three years earlier.  She was particularly keen to understand the attitude of those who self-identified as Anglicans. The results, communicated in … Continue reading SAME-SEX MARRIAGE – 2016 YOUGOV POLL