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National Catholic Reporter
Methodists nominate 3 openly gay candidates for bishopAt its quadrennial meeting last month, the United Methodist Church decided not
Methodists nominate 3 openly gay candidates for bishop
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 11 hours ago
At its quadrennial meeting last month, the United Methodist Church decided not to take up contentious LGBT issues. But that's not stopping its regional conferences from making decisions on their own. Two U.S. jurisdictions will consider three openly... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Answering the callmy youth. In high school I was relieved when I was finally able to drive so tha
Answering the call
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 18 hours ago
my youth. In high school I was relieved when I was finally able to drive so that I could regularly attend Mass since until then I could only go to Wednesday night religious education classes. My career as a lay minister thus far has been... Read more
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Deseret News
Methodists nominate 3 openly gay candidates for bishopAt its quadrennial meeting last month, the United Methodist Church decided not
Methodists nominate 3 openly gay candidates for bishop
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
At its quadrennial meeting last month, the United Methodist Church decided not to take up contentious LGBT issues. But that’s not stopping its regional conferences from making decisions on their own. Two U.S. jurisdictions will consider three openly... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Presbyterian Church of Ghana ordains ministersReligion of Sunday, 26 June 2016 The Presbyterian Church of Ghana (PCG) has or
Presbyterian Church of Ghana ordains ministers
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 4 days ago
Religion of Sunday, 26 June 2016 The Presbyterian Church of Ghana (PCG) has ordained 18 ministerial probationers at the Covenant Congregation at Dworwulu in Accra, with a challenge to fulfil their ministry in humility. Preaching the sermon on the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Partner in first Dallas same-sex marriage diesDALLAS — Less than a year after same-sex marriage became legal in every state,
Partner in first Dallas same-sex marriage dies
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 days ago
DALLAS — Less than a year after same-sex marriage became legal in every state, half of the first gay couple to be married here died, according to a message posted on his church's Facebook page. Jack Evans, 86, died at Thursday at Baylor University... Read more
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11 News Houston
Partner in first Dallas same-sex marriage diesDALLAS — Less than a year after same-sex marriage became legal in every state,
Partner in first Dallas same-sex marriage dies
11 News Houston / Posted 6 days ago
DALLAS — Less than a year after same-sex marriage became legal in every state, half of the first gay couple to be married here died, according to a message posted on his church's Facebook page. Jack Evans, 86, died at Thursday at Baylor University... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Partner in first Dallas same-sex marriage diesDALLAS — Less than a year after same-sex marriage became legal in every state,
Partner in first Dallas same-sex marriage dies
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 6 days ago
DALLAS — Less than a year after same-sex marriage became legal in every state, half of the first gay couple to be married here died, according to a message posted on his church's Facebook page. Jack Evans, 86, died at Thursday at Baylor University... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Partner in first Dallas same-sex marriage diesDALLAS — Less than a year after same-sex marriage became legal in every state,
Partner in first Dallas same-sex marriage dies
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 6 days ago
DALLAS — Less than a year after same-sex marriage became legal in every state, half of the first gay couple to be married here died, according to a message posted on his church's Facebook page. Jack Evans, 86, died at Thursday at Baylor University... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Partner in first Dallas same-sex marriage diesDALLAS — Less than a year after same-sex marriage became legal in every state,
Partner in first Dallas same-sex marriage dies
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 6 days ago
DALLAS — Less than a year after same-sex marriage became legal in every state, half of the first gay couple to be married here died, according to a message posted on his church's Facebook page. Jack Evans, 86, died at Thursday at Baylor University... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Partner in first Dallas same-sex marriage diesDALLAS — Less than a year after same-sex marriage became legal in every state,
Partner in first Dallas same-sex marriage dies
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 days ago
DALLAS — Less than a year after same-sex marriage became legal in every state, half of the first gay couple to be married here died, according to a message posted on his church's Facebook page. Jack Evans, 86, died at Thursday at Baylor University... Read more
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First Coast News
Partner in first Dallas same-sex marriage diesDALLAS — Less than a year after same-sex marriage became legal in every state,
Partner in first Dallas same-sex marriage dies
First Coast News / Posted 6 days ago
DALLAS — Less than a year after same-sex marriage became legal in every state, half of the first gay couple to be married here died, according to a message posted on his church's Facebook page. Jack Evans, 86, died at Thursday at Baylor University... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Area Church ServicesEditor's Note: Because of production considerations, The Journal's Religion pag
Area Church Services
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Editor's Note: Because of production considerations, The Journal's Religion page is being printed today instead of Saturday. Assembly of God New Beginnings Pastor Lonny Carpenter 507-215-2005 Meets Sundays at Markplatz Mall. Sunday: 9 a.m.... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Area Church Services Editor's Note: Because of production considerations, The Journal's Religion p
Area Church Services
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Editor's Note: Because of production considerations, The Journal's Religion page is being printed today instead of Saturday. Assembly of God New Beginnings Pastor Lonny Carpenter 507-215-2005 Meets Sundays at Markplatz... Read more
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Christian Today
Church of England to ordain 950 priests and deacons this summerAround 950 people are set to be ordained this summer in the Church of England
Church of England to ordain 950 priests and deacons this summer
Christian Today / Posted 8 days ago
Around 950 people are set to be ordained this summer in the Church of England Almost 1,000 men and women will be ordained by the Church of England over the next few months. "The ordination of so many men and women is an occasion of joy," said the... Read more
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Pipestone County Star
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164Rev. Olson celebrates 10 years serving Pipestone Rev. Jon Olson, pastor of Our
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164
Pipestone County Star / Posted 10 days ago
Rev. Olson celebrates 10 years serving Pipestone Rev. Jon Olson, pastor of Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Pipestone and Trinity Lutheran Church in Jasper, recently celebrated the 10th anniversary of his ordination into the ministry and his... Read more
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JTA
Sandra Lawson, black lesbian vegan rabbinical student, hopes to redefine where Judaism happensSandra Lawson, an African-American lesbian rabbinical student, wants to spread
Sandra Lawson, black lesbian vegan rabbinical student, hopes to redefine where Judaism happens
JTA / Posted 11 days ago
Sandra Lawson, an African-American lesbian rabbinical student, wants to spread Judaism outside the synagogue. (Courtesy of Lawson) PHILADELPHIA (JTA) — Sandra Lawson didn’t expect to perform a public benediction at her local pub in this city’s... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Area Church ServicesBeginnings Pastor Lonny Carpenter 507-215-2005 Meets Sundays at Markplatz M
Area Church Services
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Beginnings Pastor Lonny Carpenter 507-215-2005 Meets Sundays at Markplatz Mall. Sunday: 9 a.m. Sunday School, 10 a.m. Service. NEW LIFE Interim Pastor Gary Carlson 507-723-5931 702 W. Central, Springfield Sunday: 10 a.m. Worship.... Read more
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This is West Country
New Archdeacon of Taunton appointedTHE Rev Preb Simon Hill will be the next Archdeacon of Taunton, replacing the V
New Archdeacon of Taunton appointed
This is West Country / Posted 17 days ago
THE Rev Preb Simon Hill will be the next Archdeacon of Taunton, replacing the Ven John Reed, who is retiring at the end of the month after 37 years of ministry. Mr Hill, currently director of clergy development for the Bath and Wells diocese, takes... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Methodists address tough issuesUnited Methodists from across Northeast and Central Pennsylvania were expected
Methodists address tough issues
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
United Methodists from across Northeast and Central Pennsylvania were expected to deal with the thorny issue of whether to recommend ordination of gay and lesbian persons, when the Susquehanna Annual Conference met the past three days at Messiah... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Around the Towns, June 12, 2016Blakely JuneFest will return to the borough of Blakely later this month with a
Around the Towns, June 12, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Blakely JuneFest will return to the borough of Blakely later this month with a two-day celebration beginning June 24. The Blakely/Peckville recreation committee invites all to take part in the JuneFest festivities, which will feature food,... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Christ Church leader to retireThe Rev. Dr. Susan Armstrong will be retiring from Christ Episcopal Church this
Christ Church leader to retire
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 20 days ago
The Rev. Dr. Susan Armstrong will be retiring from Christ Episcopal Church this Sunday. There will be a reception for her following the 10:30 a.m. service at the church, 15th and H streets in Eureka. All are welcome. Sr. Warden Lyn Klay expresses... Read more
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The Brown and White
Allentown diocese ordains 2 priests, reassigns 26 othersThe Diocese of Allentown welcomed two new priests and shifted more than two doz
Allentown diocese ordains 2 priests, reassigns 26 others
The Brown and White / Posted 24 days ago
The Diocese of Allentown welcomed two new priests and shifted more than two dozen others as part of its annual reassignment process. The Rev. David M. Anthony was ordained Saturday along with the Rev. Stephan A. Isaac at the Cathedral of St.... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Celebrating a remarkable 60-year ministryWhen Rev. David Metzger was ordained on June 6, 1956, Dwight D. Eisenhower was
Celebrating a remarkable 60-year ministry
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 24 days ago
When Rev. David Metzger was ordained on June 6, 1956, Dwight D. Eisenhower was still president of the United States. Louis St. Laurent was our prime minister. Elvis Presley and Chuck Berry were topping the music charts. Ed Sullivan ruled the... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Opening up new channel of helpA new comprehensive scheme is being launched to provide practical support for v
Opening up new channel of help
Bury Free Press / Posted 26 days ago
A new comprehensive scheme is being launched to provide practical support for vulnerable people in the Sudbury area. It is hoped that it will enable them to build real friendships and relationships that will support them and make the most of what... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Out and AboutSALEM - Rev. Harry Fox will be speaking Sunday at Greenford Lutheran Church as
Out and About
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 26 days ago
SALEM - Rev. Harry Fox will be speaking Sunday at Greenford Lutheran Church as a part of its 175th Anniversary Celebration. Service starts at 9:30 a.m. On May 25, 2016, Rev. Fox celebrated his 50th anniversary of ordination. He received a BA in... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Women's Ordination Worldwide meets, marches in RomeAdvocates for the ordination of women to the Roman Catholic priesthood marked t
Women's Ordination Worldwide meets, marches in Rome
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 27 days ago
Advocates for the ordination of women to the Roman Catholic priesthood marked the 20th anniversary of the founding of their movement in Rome with a three-day conference that culminated today with a pilgrim's walk down the Via della Conciliazione to... Read more
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J Weekly
After 34 years, JCRC head Rabbi Doug Kahn steps downWant to rile the normally unflappable Rabbi Doug Kahn? There is a way. “When I
After 34 years, JCRC head Rabbi Doug Kahn steps down
J Weekly / Posted 28 days ago
Want to rile the normally unflappable Rabbi Doug Kahn? There is a way. “When I hear the words ‘There’s no consensus on this issue,’ it grates on my nerves,” says the executive director of the S.F.-based Jewish Community Relations Council. At the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The Rev. James C. Blackburn, Episcopal priest and activist, diesThe Rev. James C. Blackburn, a retired Episcopal priest who championed civil ri
The Rev. James C. Blackburn, Episcopal priest and activist, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 30 days ago
The Rev. James C. Blackburn, a retired Episcopal priest who championed civil rights, peace, and social justice, died Saturday from complications of lymphoma and pneumonia at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The longtime Homeland resident was... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
New vision leaves some Catholic parishioners feeling adriftVirginia Barker has been a regular at Church of the Assumption in Emerson since
New vision leaves some Catholic parishioners feeling adrift
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 1 months ago
Virginia Barker has been a regular at Church of the Assumption in Emerson since she moved to the borough in 1968, attending daily Mass and actively participating in parish life with a core group of other longtime parishioners. But with the arrival... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
New vision leaves some parishioners feeling adriftVirginia Barker has been a regular at Church of the Assumption in Emerson since
New vision leaves some parishioners feeling adrift
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 1 months ago
Virginia Barker has been a regular at Church of the Assumption in Emerson since she moved to the borough in 1968, attending daily Mass and actively participating in parish life with a core group of other longtime parishioners. But with the arrival... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Some Catholics uncertain about new Emerson parish initiativeVirginia Barker has been a regular at Church of the Assumption in Emerson since
Some Catholics uncertain about new Emerson parish initiative
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 1 months ago
Virginia Barker has been a regular at Church of the Assumption in Emerson since she moved to the borough in 1968, attending daily Mass and actively participating in parish life with a core group of other longtime parishioners. But with the arrival... Read more
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The Buffalo News
In church rarity, a divorced dad becomes ‘Father’The Catholic Church has lost its fair share of priests over the decades to the
In church rarity, a divorced dad becomes ‘Father’
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
The Catholic Church has lost its fair share of priests over the decades to the call of marriage and family life. But the ordination Saturday of Michael K. Brown inside St. Joseph Cathedral marked a highly unusual reversal for the church. The Diocese... Read more
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The Buffalo News
In church rarity, divorced dad earns new title: ‘Father’The Catholic Church has lost its fair share of priests over the decades to the
In church rarity, divorced dad earns new title: ‘Father’
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
The Catholic Church has lost its fair share of priests over the decades to the call of marriage and family life. But the ordination Saturday of Michael K. Brown inside St. Joseph Cathedral marked a highly unusual reversal for the church. The Diocese... Read more
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The Buffalo News
In church rarity, divorced dad earns new title: ‘Father’The Catholic Church has lost its fair share of priests over the decades to the
In church rarity, divorced dad earns new title: ‘Father’
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
The Catholic Church has lost its fair share of priests over the decades to the call of marriage and family life. But the ordination Saturday of Michael K. Brown inside St. Joseph Cathedral marked a highly unusual reversal for the church. The Diocese... Read more
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