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-Presbyterian Church USA Votes to Accept Same-Sex Marriage

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

The Presbyterian Church USA voted on Tuesday to change the denomination’s definition of marriage to include same-sex couples. Here’s the story from the Blaze: The majority of the Presbyterian Church USA voted in favor of altering the definition to from “a man and a woman” to “two people, traditionally a man and a woman.” The […]

-Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Votes to Allow Same-Sex Marriage

Friday, June 20th, 2014

(Photo: Facebook/PCUSA) The Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) voted on Thursday to redefine the denominational understanding of marriage and allow its clergy to perform same-sex marriages. Here is the story from the Christian Post: The Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)’s highest governing body voted Thursday to allow ministers to perform same-sex marriages. Presbyterian clergy can now marry gay and […]

-Mexican Presbyterians Break Ties with Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Over Gay Clergy

Sunday, August 28th, 2011

From the Washington Post: LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Presbyterians in Mexico are breaking ties with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) because of differences over homosexuality. The theologically conservative National Presbyterian Church of Mexico voted to stop working with the U.S. denomination. U.S. Presbyterians voted last May to remove barriers for ordaining people in same-sex relationships. The churches […]

-The Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Votes to Allow Openly Gay Clergy

Wednesday, May 11th, 2011

                                                 (Image via Wikipedia) Last night (Tuesday 5/10/11) the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) approved a measure that would allow openly gay men and women to be ordained as clergy. The move brings to a close to one of the more contentious debates and struggles ever faced by the 2.8 million-member church. A similar measure to allow […]

-Presbyterians Vote a Split Decision on Gay Issues

Saturday, July 10th, 2010

(Image via Wikipedia) Delegates to the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (USA) meeting this week in Minneapolis, Minn. turned in a split decision on two Gay friendly issues. First 53% of the Presbyterian leaders voted to allow for the ordination of gay ministry in committed relationships. Then later in the week they voted by […]