During lunch, most people headed to the church basement to eat, but a few milled about in the sanctuary. The floor opened for debate. Some associations permit ordination of non-celibate gay clergy and some clergy and congregations are willing to perform or allow same-sex marriages or union services.
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Clearly we need to foster boundary-conscious, respectful dialogue with teenagers and somethings both inside and outside our churches. Main article: Homosexuality and Seventh-day Adventism. Mennonite same sex marriage in Warragul-Drouen in civil jurisdictions where allowable and by discernment of congregation and pastor.
Retrieved 16 January Marrying outside the Mennonite faith is still largely forbidden and can lead to people being excommunicated from the church. It therefore welcomes the serious, prayerful and sometimes costly consideration given to this issue by The Methodist Church.
Reformed Church in America . Latest Issue Past Issues. Most Lutheran and united state churches in Germany , Lutheranism's country of origin, are liberal, viewing homosexuality as moral and allow gay and lesbian clergy. Church of God International Offices. Retrieved 6 March Retrieved 6 April