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Same-sex marriage ban blurs church’s future

Same-sex marriage ban blurs church’s future

Riley Guerzini, Managing Editor

March 22, 2019

Becoming an LGBTQ clergywoman in the United Methodist Church is not an option for Emma Loane. Loane, a former youth pastor at Newburgh United Methodist Church, said she was sad about the UMC General Conference vote last month to strengthen it’s ban on same-sex marriages and LGBTQ clergy but not o...

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