They also want to redefine marriage and have everyone else to accept it. The ELCA Churchwide Assembly in Minneapolis passed "Human Sexuality, Gift and Trust",  which approved more positive assessments of same-gender partnerships in the church. At the same time we had a few dozen visitors who prayed often AND who approved of SSM pray to God. August 12, — Special Nuclear Annihilation Edition. Man does not have free will if he must follow this god you speak of. So what you read, you can believe on.
List of Christian denominations affirming LGBT
General Synod XIV in officially added transgender persons to this declaration of full inclusion in the life and leadership of the Church. Fact Tank Jul 17, Southern Baptist Convention . Related Fact Tank Jul 16, Assemblies of God   . History of Christianity and homosexuality.
Where Christian churches, other religions stand on gay marriage | Pew Research Center
Archived from the original PDF on 12 May The Seventh-day Adventist Church is opposed to same-sex sexual practices and relationships on the grounds that "sexual intimacy belongs only within the marital relationship of a man and a woman. Augsburg Publishing, , p. In the Church of Sweden allowed blessings of same-sex unions, and in allowed same-sex marriage and the ordination of gay clergy. No Those with transitory homosexual tendencies must have such tendencies clearly overcome three years prior to being ordained to the Deaconate.
ELCA presiding bishop offers letter on Supreme Court marriage ruling
Description: The Methodist Church of Great Britain has not taken a definitive stance on homosexuality, although affirms the traditional belief that individuals should remain chaste outside marriage. Retrieved from " https: This Synod also expressed respect for those bodies within the church that disagree and called for all members "to engage in serious, respectful, and prayerful discussion of the covenantal relationship of marriage and equal marriage rights for couples regardless of gender. Religion and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people. We are the church that shares a living, daring confidence in God's grace.