Presbyterian Church Votes 'Yes' to Lesbian Clergy

by Admin

Despite heavy opposition and two previous denials, the San Francisco Presbytery voted 167-151 to pass Lisa Larges, an open lesbian, on toward ordination. This landmark decision is the first showcase of a 2006 policy in which the national Presbyterian church allows local presbyteries to have more freedom in the ordination of LGBT clergy. Learn more about this story here.

Despite heavy opposition and two previous denials, the San Francisco Presbytery voted 167-151 to pass Lisa Larges, an open lesbian, on toward ordination. This landmark decision is the first showcase of a 2006 policy in which the national Presbyterian church allows local presbyteries to have more freedom in the ordination of LGBT clergy. Learn more about this story here.

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