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Not just LGBT issues

By David Briggs, Writer, Association of Religion Data Archives In 2005, two congregations left the Presbyterian Church (USA) In 2006, three churches departed. But the floodgates have lifted since then…

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Liberal Church Groups React to Ferguson Grand Jury

By Mark Tooley, Juicy Ecumenism, the blog site of the Institute on Religion and Democracy Two liberal church groups responded immediately to the Ferguson grand jury verdict. Here’s the National…

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Clergy housing allowance, the bigger questions

In 1954, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) amended the tax code to allow religious clergy in the United States to exclude part or all of their gross income from…

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No silver bullets

The Rev. Donna Marsh, Fellowship Community In stressful times, everyone wishes for a silver bullet: one simple way out of a difficult mess, one thing to do to resolve…

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News Flash: Court issues order in First Presbyterian Houston case

Judge Wesley Ward of the Harris County District a Court issued a Temporary Injunction on behalf of FPC Houston, blocking the Presbytery of New Covenant from taking any action…

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Highland Park reaches property litigation settlement with Grace Presbytery

Letter from the session of Highland Park Presbyterian Church Dear HPPC Family,After much deliberation and prayer, last night HPPC’s elders, trustees and pastors unanimously approved the settlement agreement…

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University Presbyterian, in Sacramento: Learning the difference between EPC and PCUSA?

By Viola Larson, Naming His Grace blog Rev. Bob Azzarito is the new pastor at University Presbyterian Church (USA), a group nested in Fremont Presbyterian Church, an Evangelical…

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Presbyteries prepare to vote on GA approved constitutional amendments

Presbyterian Church (USA) presbyteries will soon start voting on seven proposed amendments to the denomination’s Book of Order and one addition to its Book of Confessions. All eight…

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PCUSA Washington office needs lesson on U.S. Constitution

I learned in seventh grade civics that according to Article V there are only two ways to amend the Constitution of the United States. The first method is…

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PCUSA decline continues theologically, numerically

From the AFA Journal, Sept., 2014 The Presbyterian Church (USA) has made a decision that may prove to be the final blow to the PCUSA denomination. On July…

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