TITLE

Evangelical Lutheran Church Elects Openly Gay Bishop

AUTHOR(S)
EDABURN, PATRICK
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Moderate Voice;6/1/2013, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that a gay bishop has been elected at the Evangelical Lutheran Church.
ACCESSION #
88006937

 

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