Posts Tagged ‘gay’

January 11th, 2010 - 5:46 pm § in Church

The ELCA’s Late Entry on Ugandan Anti-gay Law

By now you may have heard something about the anti-gay bill that’s been introduced into the parliament of Uganda. It offers severe penalties for the offense of “homosexuality,” up to and including death. For background on the bill, you might look here and here, and extensive covera[...]

November 23rd, 2009 - 11:24 pm § in Church

Setting Aside Good Order in the ELCA?

Life in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) these days is anything put peaceful and easy. Since the Churchwide Assembly in August passed a social statement on human sexuality (here, PDF) and resolutions to allow gay and lesbian individuals who are committed and monogamous same-sex rela[...]