3 Gay Priests On List For Episcopal Bishop Posts

3 gay priests on list for Episcopal bishop posts

Episcopal churches in California and Minnesota moved toward appointing gay bishops over the weekend, less than a month after the denomination lifted a self-imposed freeze on promoting openly gay clergy into the top ranks of the church.

Sections:  news   u.s.   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • Northern Ireland hopes to tear down 'peace lines'
    Northern Ireland's leaders say they want to tear down the so-called "peace lines" of Belfast - dozens of walls that divide Irish Catholic and British Protestant neighborhoods - by 2023. More
  • Collins' big test will be walking into locker room
    Now that Jason Collins has made history as the first active player in any of the four major U.S. professional sports leagues to come out as gay, the 7-foot center is facing another big step.... More
  • One flight closer to space tourism
    Virgin Galactic is one flight closer to becoming a commercial "spaceline." The company's passenger spacecraft, SpaceShipTwo, completed its first rocket-powered flight Monday morning above the Mojave Desert in California. More
  • NBA veteran Jason Collins comes out as gay
    NBA veteran Jason Collins became the first active male player in the four major American professional sports to come out as gay. More
  • Police confiscate 4-foot, 2-pound marijuana joint
    California police confiscated a mammoth joint during a 4/20 pot rally on Saturday, reports the Los Angeles Times. As the paper notes, hundreds of UC Santa Cruz students gather each year for the event, and each year campus police confiscate things like bongs and dime bags. More
BING NEWS:
  • Two gay priests on shortlists to become bishops
    There are three other candidates left in the selection process to become Bishop of Brechin. The election is due to take place in June. Commenting on the short-list of candidates the Primus of the ...
    04/26/2018 - 10:30 pm | View Link
  • Anti-Gay, Anti Catholic Evangelical Sworn In As Mayor of Rio; More in Global LGBT Recap
    Brazil: Anti-Gay, Anti-Catholic Evangelical Sworn in as Mayor of Rio Marcelo Crivella was sworn in as mayor of Rio de Janeiro. Crivello, a member of the Brazilian Republican Party is also a bishop in ...
    01/8/2017 - 3:11 pm | View Link
  • Church Aids Expansion of Shelter for Gay Youths
    He said he had regularly heard stories about priests ... of an openly gay bishop. But the partnership is less about politics than about simple charity, said Bishop Lawrence C. Provenzano, who ...
    12/7/2009 - 6:30 pm | View Link
  • Gay bishop urges changed view of LGBT people
    Gene Robinson, bishop of the Diocese of New Hampshire in the Episcopal Church in the United States of America, said he saw plenty of heads nod and smiles crack as he spoke to ministers, priests and ...
    09/11/2009 - 5:00 pm | View Link
  • LA's Episcopal Church Nominates 2 Gay Clergy for Ass't Bishop Post
    Yesterday leaders of the Episcopal Church here in Los Angeles announced the six candidates they've selected as nominees for two open Suffragan (assistant) Bishop positions, reports the LA Times, and ...
    08/2/2009 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Home
    Board of Elections June 20-27 . The following candidates have come forward for the elected positions. The election for provincial coordinators and the chair of the Stakeholder's Council will be deferred until after the new board has had an opportunity to review and update the By-Laws to meet the needs of Integrity today.
    04/18/2019 - 7:29 am | View Website
  • Anglican Communion | Britannica.com
    Anglican Communion, religious body of national, independent, and autonomous churches throughout the world that adheres to the teachings of Anglicanism and that evolved from the Church of England.The Anglican Communion is united by a common loyalty to the archbishop of Canterbury in England as its senior bishop and titular leader and by a general agreement with the doctrines and practices ...
    04/18/2019 - 2:00 am | View Website
  • The Episcopal Church and homosexuality
    Overview: The Episcopal Church, USA is one province in 38 provinces in the world-wide Anglican Communion. Other provinces are the Anglican Church of Canada and the Church of England.. The Episcopal Church (USA), along with the Presbyterian Church (USA), and the United Methodist Church have probably experiencing the greatest amount of conflict over equal rights for their gay and lesbian members.
    04/17/2019 - 9:06 pm | View Website
  • Database of Priests Accused of Sexual Abuse
    Return to main database page.See abbreviations and posting policy.Send corrections.: The Database of Publicly Accused Priests does not state or imply that individuals facing allegations are guilty of a crime or liable for civil claims.
    04/17/2019 - 9:10 am | View Website
  • Abuse Tracker: March 2019 Archives
    TORONTO (CANADA) National Post. March 29, 2019. By Douglas Quan. One evening in March 1977, Adam Exner, then bishop of the Roman Catholic diocese in Kamloops, B.C., sought to put a lid on what he saw as a brewing scandal involving allegations that a “playboy” priest was having “inappropriate relationships” with women.
    04/17/2019 - 8:13 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More U.s. News