December 15, 2017
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Bishop of Episcopal Diocese celebrates one-year anniversary of gay marriage legalization

By Seth Koenig, BDN Staff

Bishop Stephen T. Lane, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Maine, joins members of EqualityMaine on Wednesday at the First Parish Church in Portland to commemorate the one-year anniversary of the vote to legalize gay marriage in the state. “From the perspective of the Christian church, [gay and lesbian couples] are children of God, made in the image of God, baptized members of the body of Christ, and saints and sinners as we all are,” he said.


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