Eileen Flynn is an author at Religion News Service.
Episcopal convention approves a ‘pastoral solution’ on same-sex marriage
AUSTIN, Texas (RNS) — Same-sex couples will now be able to marry in their home parish even if their local bishop has moral objections to gay marriage, Episcopal Church leaders decided on Friday.
What’s in a name? Episcopalians move to change their words for God
AUSTIN, Texas (RNS) — The Episcopal General Convention, meeting in Texas since July 3, is discussing changes to the church’s Book of Common Prayer aimed at stripping away some of the masculine descriptions of God in favor of more ‘expansive’ language.