WND: The Episcopal Church has put one of its bishops on trial for following the Bible.
William Love, the bishop of Albany, New York, is accused of breaking his ordination vows by refusing to allow same-sex marriages in his diocese, according to the U.K.’s Christian Institute.
The bishop abides by the traditional Christian doctrine that marriage is the union of one man and one woman.
Paul Cooney, a church lawyer, claimed that by rejecting same-sex marriages, Love “failed to conform to the worship of the church.”
The denomination adopted a resolution in 2018 authorizing same-sex marriage. It provides that if a bishop doesn’t agree, he isn’t required to perform any ceremonies but must provide someone else to do it. Read More …
Opinion: Recent headlines on the Episcopal Church:
DC Episcopal Diocese To Stop Using Masculine Pronouns For God
February 6, 2107 Daily Wire: “God will no longer be referred to as He or Him in the Episcopal Church Diocese of Washington, D.C., which passed a resolution last week barring all use of masculine pronouns when referring to the Almighty. They will be updating their Book of Common Prayer as a result.”
Jewish Groups Slam Episcopal Bishop for Spreading ‘Blood Libel’
Sardis means remnant and corresponds to the Protestant church when Martin Luther (1517) led the church out of Catholicism (which had distorted Scripture). Sardis began Covenant theology declaring that the church is Israel and Israel is the church.