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As the Anglican World Turns

Just when I thought things couldn’t get wackier… Gay bishop sanctioned for marrying partner Saturday, May 8, 2004 Posted: 9:52 AM EDT (1352 GMT) “SAN FRANCISCO, California (AP) — The Episcopal Diocese of California has sanctioned a retired bishop for marrying his same-sex partner during a church ceremony in San Francisco, according to a published …

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Cool Anglican

This is a pretty cool blog written by a high church Anglican. It’s good to see the breed hasn’t died out. Now if they’d just convert… 😉 Pontifications Update 2007: Al “Pontificator” Kimmel” swam the Tiber a couple years ago. 🙂

Go Methodists!

I hope the orthodox/traditional Methodists win out over the heterodox/progressive elements. Methodists Order Review of Lesbian Case By JOE MANDAK, Associated Press Writer PITTSBURGH – United Methodists ordered their top court to review the case of a lesbian pastor after the court ruled Saturday that gay sex violates Christian teaching. The denomination’s General Conference voted …

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The Great Divide

The Politics of Partisan Neutrality Louis Bolce and Gerald De Maio Copyright (c) 2004 First Things 143 (May 2004): 9-12. “Americans who want to understand conflicts between Democrats and Republicans during the election season have received precious little help from the media. While reporters usually recognize that there is some sort of problem about ‘values’ …

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Open To What?

I've often wondered about their motto myself. The "open minds" part worried me most. An open mind is like an open trap. It isn't useful unless it closes on something. Methodist 'Openness' Motto Queried — Open to What? Acquittal of Lesbian Pastor Source of Distress at UMC's General Conference By Fred Jackson and Jim Brown …

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