Amended D025 passes Deputies; Bishops to return to to C056 tomorrow afternoon
Bp of Durham: HoB is "formalising schism initiated 6 years ago"
Bishops debate C056 on same-sex unions--then postpone
Jim Naughton, Episcopal Cafe
Eyes on the floor: An epochal boundary
Richard Helmer, Episcopal Cafe
There are many, many more--check them out if you are not already reading them.
On to other items to note:
Episcopal leaders vote to lift ban on gay bishops
LA TIMES, By Duke Helfand
July 15, 2009
The church may move to sanction blessings for same-sex couples as well, further alienating conservative parishes.
Clash over gay bishops, blessings ripples across the Atlantic
Jul 15, 2009, USA Today
Cathy Lynn Grossman
Episcopal Church ends its ban on gay bishops;
Reversal defies the archbishop
The Washington Times
July 15, 2009 Wednesday
Episcopal vote on gay clergy widens Anglican split
LA TIMES Tue Jul 14, 2009
Episcopal Church moves to accept more gays and lesbians
July 14th (CNN)
Let’s Tell the Truth about B033
Issues, the publication of The Consultation, July 15
Episcopal Bishops Give Ground on Gay Marriage
By Laurie Goodstein, New York Times
The Episcopal clergy vote is an important one for gays
Jennifer Vanasco, Huffington Post
By Julia Duin, The Washington Times
What Will Follow Episcopalian Vote For Gay Clergy?
By Barbara Bradley Hagerty (NPR with Susan Russell)
When Tom Wright Gets It Totally Wrong
Scott Gunn, 7 Whole Days Blog and Clergy Deputy from the Diocese of Rhode Island
There are so many more, and we are sorry if we have missed ones that we should have highlighted. If we have--please let us know in the comments. Surely more to come soon!