Skip to comments.Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Installs Its First Openly Transgender Bishop
Posted on 09/15/2021 7:18:40 PM PDT by marshmallow
* The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America installed the Rev. Megan Rohrer to lead one of the church's 65 synods Saturday
* Rohrer will oversee nearly 200 congregations in Northern California and southern Nevada
* Evangelical Lutherans are one of the largest Christian denominations in the US, with 3.3million members
* Rohrer was one of seven LGBTQ pastors accepted by the church in 2010 when it allowed ordination of pastors in same-sex relationships
* Rohrer was elected to serve a six-year term in the role of bishop
The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America installed its first openly transgender bishop in a service held in San Francisco's Grace Cathedral on Saturday.
The Rev. Megan Rohrer will lead one of the church's 65 synods, overseeing nearly 200 congregations in Northern California and northern Nevada.
'My call is ... to be up to the same messy, loving things I was up to before,' Rohrer told worshippers. 'But mostly, if you'll let me, and I think you will, my hope is to love you and beyond that, to love what you love.'
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Not only does it not understand basic biology, it has rather tenuous grasp on English,
Words fail me. I weep for the Lutheran Church, but an happy to have been raised in the LCMS, and continue in the conservative LCMC (Lutheran Church in Mission for Christ) which eschews such obvious blasphemy.
And Jesus wept.
I’m sure whatever she plans on doing, it will be “messy.”
We are experiencing a full court press. Everywhere we look is messed up. I know it is on purpose. It has been coming a long time. The time is now for the Great Reset/NWO. I was hoping my Grandson would live in a normal world. I’m sad for him and for all of us.
She is a he.
Lutheran, not Catholic. At least not yet.
A lukewarm church I will spew from my mouth. God saw this and puked
Well, isn’t that special!
Just when you think things have gotten as crazy as they could be, things get worse.
Only a matter of time before Pope Marx ordains a lgbtqwtf priest.
Priest will be dressed like Lady Gaga at one of her concerts. Everything exaggerated, fluroescent and flamboyant.
The focus will be on this ‘performer’ vs on The Lord.
Old Martin Luther must be turning in his grave.
For all his theological flaws, at least he still believed in robust
The ELCA is frankly, nuts
It is getting worse instead of better.
I have concerns about the LCMC. To my MoLu eyes, it is where the ELCA was 30 years ago, and trying to catch up.
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