Pensacola bishop will approve same-sex blessings
The Pensacola bishop who leads 63 congregations from the Pensacola area to Mobile, Ala., voted against the blessing of same-sex unions at a recent denominational convention but said Monday he'll authorize them if his priests submit written applications that indicate the support of their parishioners ...
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Since: May 08
#1 Jul 16, 2012
from Pensacola News Journal:
"Duncan said he has never been asked to offer such a blessing but he expects that he will field such requests soon ...
"He said that hes preparing an application form that gay couples can submit through their priests. The resulting ceremony isnt recognized as a formal marriage, he said.
"'They're blessings. It is the priests offering to the couple the opportunity to receive Gods blessings on their relationships ...'"
... even if those relationships contradict the Episcopal Canons, the Book of Common Prayer and even scripture itself?
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