Presbyterians moving toward acceptance of gay clergy
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11-05-2011, 10:54 AM
Rainbow Presbyterians moving toward acceptance of gay clergy
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AP – Amy Kosari, of Ellswroth, Wis. a representative of a Presbyterian church belonging to the Synod of the …

By RACHEL ZOLL, AP Religion Writer Rachel Zoll, Ap Religion Writer – Tue May 10,
NEW YORK – After decades of debate, the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) on Tuesday struck down a barrier to ordaining gays, ratifying a proposal that removes the celibacy requirement for unmarried clergy, in the latest mainline Protestant move toward accepting gay relationships. (Full AP Article @ Yahoo)

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12-05-2011, 08:55 AM
RE: Presbyterians moving toward acceptance of gay clergy
So I'm hoping that people see this not only as a good thing, but as evidence for the possibility of open-minded progressive thought and the questioning of belief among Theists.

It's also an eye-opening view of the specific barrier to gay ministers.

Thanks for the post, Gassy.

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