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Same-gender blessings: one parish’s progress

Same-gender blessings: one parish’s progress

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Fayetteville, Arkansas engaged in deep conversation before deciding to bless same-gender relationships. In this video, members of the congregation reflect on their process and their decision.


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Lowell Grisham

Just now seeing the request for info about “Good News: A Congregational Resource for Reconciliation.” Written by the Rt. Rev. Steven Charleston, it is available in booklet form from EDS (Episcopal Divinity School, 99 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 – suggested donation $5; includes permission to reprint for congregational use. Or you can download it from St. Paul’s site (we still suggest you send $5 “thank you” to EDS) – download at:

Lowell Grisham

St. Paul’s, Fayetteville

E Sinkula

Thanks for sharing this. What is the Good News resource that the priest mentions?


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