A group of leading Anglicans says the Church of England has “nothing to fear” from the prospect of gay marriage and it is should be a cause for rejoicing.

In a letter to The Times, prominent figures including five former Bishops say statements by church leaders give a false impression of popular feeling.

“We believe the Church has nothing to fear from … civil marriage for same-sex couples,” it says.

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