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Analysis: Moderator sees church ‘evolving’ on same-sex marriage

Presbyterian Church (USA) Moderator Heath Rada, in a recent column, told of questions he receives about the 2014 General Assembly votes to redefine Christian marriage to include same-sex…

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Your pastor’s health plan and abortion coverage

By Presbyterians Pro-Life Presbyterians, are your tithes paying for elective abortions or for abortifacient drugs? There are significant differences among the three denominations PPL has researched on this…

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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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Making amends: Los Ranchos Presbytery’s apologetic dismissal of Wintersburg congregation

A southern California Japanese-American congregation expecting to agree to a joint solution requiring at least a six-figure payment to its presbytery instead was granted its dismissal from the…

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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 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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Parsons among Christian leaders calling for end to US strikes in Iraq

By David Gibson | Religion News Service Even as some prominent Christians are calling on the U.S. to take more forceful military action against Islamic extremists in Iraq and Syria,…

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CrossWay EPC forms from Church of the Covenant

A former Presbyterian Church (USA) congregation that ceased operations and allowed the presbytery to take control of its property has found new life in a different denomination. Church…

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Repairing a relationship with Presbyterian clergy

By Rabbi Joshua M. Davidson, The Jewish Week   In late June, when the three innocent Israeli teenagers kidnapped by Hamas had not yet been found murdered and…

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