Black American Bishops Disagree with African Bishops over Inclusion of Gays

Posted on August 3, 2008. Filed under: Spiritual Musings, Theological Crap |

The Lambeth Conference is polarizing black American bishops and African bishops over the inclusion of gays in the clergy.  Allusions to the fight for civil rights in the U.S. and the inclusion of gays are being made and the oppression of blacks is likened to the homosexual oppression in the church.  African bishops claim they know what real oppression is as well and the difference between race and sexual orientation in the faith is a different matter all together citing biblical grounds for the exclusion of homosexuals in the clergy. 

Read the Religious News Service article here.


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