The Presbyterian Church in America, a much smaller and more conservative denomination, prohibits the ordination of women and openly gay candidates. The Fellowship leaders say they remain in touch with denominational leaders on the stresses on the PCUSA's synod and presbytery structures. The church must honor the good gifts God gives us in order to accomplish two great purposes. Latino Voices. Retrieved May 30,
What's Working: You must select a newsletter to subscribe to. The Methodist Church of New Zealand has ordained openly gay and lesbian pastors since In Scandinaviathe Church of Sweden permits openly gay, lesbian, and bisexual clergy to act as ministers, often in senior positions.
A few months later, OneByOne was organized.