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First United Methodist Pastor not pleased with UMC LGBT vote

“Disappointed.” That’s how Pastor Troy Bowers of Manhattan’s First United Methodist Church describes his feelings following the denomination’s decision to reaffirm bans on clergy presiding over same-gender marriages as well as on the ordination of LGBT clergy. The United Methodist Church’s General Conference met in St. Louis in February and voted 438 to 384 — [...]

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By |2019-03-06T10:08:55-06:00March 6th, 2019|First United Methodist Church, Kansas, KMAN, KS, lgbt, Local News, Manhattan, news, radio, religion, Riley County, UMC, United Methodist Church|Comments Off on First United Methodist Pastor not pleased with UMC LGBT vote

Area political, religious leaders criticize bill defining same-sex marriages as ‘parodies’

A Kansas bill co-sponsored by an area legislator that says homosexuality is intrinsically religious and would ban counties from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples faces hurdles to becoming a law as well as criticism from some area political and religious leaders. The Marriage and Constitution Restoration Act (HB 2320), introduced by Sabetha Rep. Randy [...]

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By |2019-02-16T19:09:08-06:00February 16th, 2019|Alma, HB2320, Kansas, KMAN, laws, legislature, Local News, Manhattan, marriage, news, Pottawatomie County, religion, Riley County, same-sex marriage, Top Story|Comments Off on Area political, religious leaders criticize bill defining same-sex marriages as ‘parodies’

Area political, religious leaders criticize bill defining same-sex marriages as ‘parodies’

A Kansas bill co-sponsored by an area legislator that says homosexuality is intrinsically religious and would ban counties from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples faces hurdles to becoming a law as well as criticism from some area political and religious leaders. The Marriage and Constitution Restoration Act (HB 2320), introduced by Sabetha Rep. Randy [...]

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By |2019-02-16T19:09:08-06:00February 16th, 2019|Alma, bill, HB2320, Kansas, KMAN, laws, legislature, lgbt, Local News, Manhattan, marriage, news, Pottawatomie County, religion, Riley County, same-sex marriage, Top Story|Comments Off on Area political, religious leaders criticize bill defining same-sex marriages as ‘parodies’