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Trustee resigns from the GTS Board

Trustee resigns from the GTS Board

In the aftermath of Friday’s contentious decision by the Board of Trustees to not reinstate the forcibly-resigned faculty members, and to fully back the dean of the seminary, the reverberations continue to echo.

Yesterday evening, trustee Jeffrey Small, Jr of Atlanta, announced his resignation on Twitter:

Mr. Small is the only trustee, as of this writing, to resign in the wake of recent events at General.

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Gary Paul Gilbert
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Gary Paul Gilbert

What a pity that Mark Sisk and not Andrew Dietsche is the head of the board of trustees! They could use a real moral leader.

Jeffrey Small's stepping down from the board shows he is a person of principle.

Gary Paul Gilbert

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Carol Stone
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Carol Stone

Bishop Dietsche's letter is very informative. I would suggest everyone read it to see better how the meeting went on Friday. The outcome is regrettable, but perhaps there is still room for resolution.

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John B. Chilton
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John B. Chilton

He has also retweeted these:

Bishop of NY Dietsche issued a statement today calling for reinstatement of #GTS8 #episcopal http://t.co/n4k6z6UTPl lovely wise prayerful

— auntiedasch (@auntiedasch) October 19, 2014

Bishop Dietsche writes to the diocese concerning the crisis at General Theological Seminary. http://t.co/b5H6Z0QHm1

— Episcopal Diocese NY (@EpiscopalNY) October 19, 2014

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