LONDON (AP) â€” Episcopal Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori says her church has been unfairly singled out for criticism because it is honest about consecrating gay bishops.
Jefferts Schori told BBC Radio 4's PM program that the church, which is the Anglican body in the U.S., is far from the only Anglican province that has a bishop with a same-sex partner. In 2003, Episcopalians elected the first openly gay bishop, V. Gene Robinson of New Hampshire, causing an uproar that has pushed the Anglican family toward a split.
"He is certainly not alone in being a gay bishop; he's certainly not alone in being a gay partnered bishop," Jefferts Schori said in an interview broadcast Tuesday. "He is alone in being the only gay partnered bishop who's open about that status."...
This is the deception the Bible speaks of in Romans 1. Worshiping the creature before the Creator. If you do not think we are in some perilous times this proves it. Next we will have Wicca and Satanism as religions being proclaimed as a way to Christ. Please play for a revial like the type Whitefield and Jonathan Edwards had.