Ireland, Enthusiastic About Gay Rights, Frets Over Abortion – New York Times


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Ireland, Enthusiastic About Gay Rights, Frets Over Abortion
New York Times
Like much of Ireland, she supported contraception, voted in a referendum to legalize divorce and, three years ago, backed same-sex marriage. That last vote was joyously celebrated around the country and the world, placing Ireland, which elected its
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Who Is Bishop Michael Curry, the Preacher Who Delivered the Sermon at the Royal Wedding? – TownandCountrymag.com


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Who Is Bishop Michael Curry, the Preacher Who Delivered the Sermon at the Royal Wedding?
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His tenure as the head of the Episcopal Church began just months after that institution decided to bless same-sex marriages. The decision was a controversial one as many bishops from the Africa vehemently oppose gay marriage. At a meeting in January …
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Church of Scotland to draft new same-sex marriage laws – The Guardian


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Church of Scotland to draft new same-sex marriage laws
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The Church of Scotland has voted to draft new laws that would allow ministers to conduct same-sex marriages. The Rev Bryan Kerr's motion, as amended, was passed 345 to 170 at the general assembly in Edinburgh on Saturday. The legal questions …
Church of Scotland votes to draft new same-sex marriage legislationiNews
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Kirk takes a crucial step towards gay marriage servicesFalkirk Herald

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Will views on same-sex marriage split one of America’s largest Protestant religions? – Charlotte Observer


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Will views on same-sex marriage split one of America's largest Protestant religions?
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Just how divided is the United Methodist Church? Many of its 12 million members are engaged in an internal battle that could break up America's second largest Protestant denomination. At issue: Whether or not to change its rules to allow same-sex

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Poll: Majorities in 44 states approve of same-sex marriage – The Hill (blog)


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Poll: Majorities in 44 states approve of same-sex marriage
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Majorities of voters in 44 states now approve of same-sex marriage, according to a new poll, a substantial increase since the practice was made legal nationwide in 2015. More than six in 10 respondents support gay marriage, according to the Public
Support for same-sex marriage grows sharply in US, survey findsNBCNews.com
Most Mormons remain against gay marriage, new poll shows, but that opposition is fading fast; younger LDS support itSalt Lake Tribune
Majority of US Muslims Now Support Gay Marriage, While White Evangelical Christians Remain OpposedYahoo News
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