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- christianitytoday.com - Tish Harrison Warren • 4h
As a woman priest, I’m tired of a political battle that distracts from the gospel. Rick Warren’s Saddleback church recently made headlines by …
- The Washington Post - By David Von Drehle • 4h
More than 100 Roman Catholic churches across Germany gave blessings on Monday to same-sex couples.The priests were acting in open defiance of Pope Francis, who signed a statement in March from the Vatican...
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