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200 Northern Illinois Methodist Clergy Vow To Bless Same-Sex Unions

Some 200 United Methodist clergy of the church’s Northern Illinois Conference have pledged to bless same-sex unions in violation of the church’s policy on the matter, doing so despite the risk of suspension or defrocking.

The Northern Illinois clergy’s declaration comes fast on the heels of a Wisconsin pastor, the Rev. Amy DeLong of Osceola, bein…

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  • http://AddaURLtothiscomment cknuck

    they can bless them but God won’t, man blesses what he blesses and God blesses what He blesses.

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  • http://AddaURLtothiscomment pagansister

    YEA! They must do what is in their hearts and not what is in the mind of the big wigs in the church. As for God? He/She will be smiling.

  • http://AddaURLtothiscomment cknuck

    pagan your make believe lies are baseless, there is no evidence anywhere that God would b e pleased with homosexuality, there is evidence he is grieved by it.

  • http://AddaURLtothiscomment pagansister

    There is no evidence that He/She wouldn’t be pleased either, cknuck. I’m proud as a former Methodist that they are doing what is right.

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