Local churches weigh leaving ELCA after gay clergy vote
A recent decision by the country's largest Lutheran denomination regarding gay clergy prompted local congregations to reconsider their ties to the organization.
At least two area churches are reviewing their affiliation with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), following a vote to allow gays and lesbians who are in monogamous relationships to serve as clergy, if called by a church.
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