From today’s TFN News Clips:
“Church unity can never be a virtue that is preserved by allowing injustice, oppression, and psychological tyranny to go unchallenged. I will also no longer act as if I need a majority vote of some ecclesiastical body in order to bless, ordain, recognize, and celebrate the lives and gifts of gay and lesbian people in the life of the church.”
— Retired Episcopal Bishop John Shelby Spong, in a speech in which he declared that he will no longer argue about the status of gay and lesbian people in the church
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