Remember that guy who kept writing shit like "Church of Sodom" and "Church of Gomorrah" on Maple Grove's Pilgrims United Church because it supports gay marriage? He was caught on camera egging the church on Sunday morning (watch the footage here), and, thanks to a number of tips, later identified by ... More >>
Less than one month after Sunday parishioners at Maple Grove's Pilgrims United Church of Christ were greeted with "Church of Sodom" and "Church of Gomorrah" tags, pretty much the same thing happened again.SEE ALSO: MN for Marriage seeks removal of fair vendor who said she spit in Vote Yes guy's lemo ... More >>
Over the weekend, the exterior of the progressive Pilgrims United Church of Christ in Maple Grove was defaced with anti-gay messages.SEE ALSO: Uptown 'Vote Yes' billboard is vandalized, MN for Marriage draws absurd conclusions [PHOTO] Vandals spray painted "Church of Sodom" and "Church of Gomorrah" ... More >>
The Atlantic magazine has included St. Paul minister Oliver White in its annual list of 21 "Brave Thinkers."The list spotlights prominent people who have risked their "reputations, fortunes and lives in pursuit of big ideas."White, who spoke out in favor of gay rights, appears in the November-issue ... More >>
In the summer of 2005, Rev. Oliver White, pastor at the Grace Community United Church of Christ on the East Side of St. Paul, came out in support of same-sex marriage during a national synod in Atlanta.White's stance cost him dearly. He returned to his congregation and attempted to explain his decis ... More >>
Image via FacebookRice quits Christ's followersUpdated: "You'd like the UCC, Anne Rice" launches on Facebook. Details after the jump. Anne Rice, arguably the modern-day mother of America's obsession with all things vampire, made big news a decade ago when she converted to Christianity. Now s ... More >>
To condemn gay marriage prohibition, clergy refuse to marry straight couples
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