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1st openly gay Episcopal bishop
to divorce husband

Associated Press, by Rachel Zoll

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Posted By:jackson, 5/5/2014 8:44:45 AM

NEW YORK (AP) -- The first openly gay Episcopal bishop, who became a symbol for gay rights far beyond the church while deeply dividing the world´s Anglicans, plans to divorce his husband. Bishop Gene Robinson announced the end of his marriage to Mark Andrew in an email sent to the Diocese of New Hampshire, where he served for nine years before retiring in 2012. Robinson would not disclose details about the end of their 25-year relationship but wrote Sunday in The Daily Beast he owed a debt to Andrew "for standing by me through the challenges of the last decade." "It is at

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Prayer-breakfast Gene, Obama´s choice, has lost that loving feeling. Sigh.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Evocatus, 5/5/2014 8:50:34 AM     (No. 9836733)

Selfish, stupid, hormone driven fool throws an entire faith-group into turmoil . . . for nothing. My contempt for him has no limits.



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Reply 2 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 5/5/2014 8:58:34 AM     (No. 9836745)

Gay divorce is getting to be an all-too-frequent follow-up to gay marriage.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Bufflwyr, 5/5/2014 9:14:35 AM     (No. 9836771)

Sometimes, when you decide to chose "the gay guy", or "the Hispanic guy", or "the black woman" for a position, rather than "the right guy", you end up with a mess.
This ended up a mess.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bamapreacher, 5/5/2014 9:27:25 AM     (No. 9836793)

He was a hero to the left. Now he´s nothing. A fitting end to a sick life.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: paglia guy, 5/5/2014 9:52:11 AM     (No. 9836829)

Exactly, #1. Marriage is a sacred promise, and a religious person should keep it, regardless of gender.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Halfvast Conspirator, 5/5/2014 9:52:49 AM     (No. 9836834)

So this guy adulterated on his wife to take up with Markie after divorcing said adulterated wife, and now he is divorcing Markie shortly after meeting Barry at the prayer breakfast. One wonders what else transpired around the prayer breakfast, with Barry (nudgenudgewinkwinksaynomore.

Sounds like he has the cred to start up his own TV preaching show.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Really?, 5/5/2014 9:56:09 AM     (No. 9836842)

This will not bother the Left.

I cannot figure this guy out, OR why the Church selected him as a Bishop. He was made a Bishop BECAUSE he was gay, not in spite of it.

Very dangerous business by people supposedly seeking God´s will. I´m sure some felt that it WAS God´s will, but I still can´t imagine that it really happened.

Very puzzling.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Hoosier, 5/5/2014 10:00:58 AM     (No. 9836849)

- become a Bishop
- marry another guy
- tear apart the Episcopal church

Now it´s Miller Time!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: southron, 5/5/2014 10:13:33 AM     (No. 9836866)

Many of us left the Episcopal Church because of its abandoning of Christian traditions - it has gotten worse since we left. The church and media will find way to continue Robinson´ celebrityhood.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 5/5/2014 10:28:12 AM     (No. 9836886)

Can´t wait for the flood of condemnation from liberal politicians of both parties who claimed they ´didn´t want to stand in the way of love´ in supporting these faux marriages. Waiting...waiting...

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Reply 11 - Posted by: TulsaTowner, 5/5/2014 10:40:06 AM     (No. 9836925)

This is why the once wonderful Episcopal Church is what it is today. Yet another institution infiltrated and destroyed by the LGBT movement.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: lancer12, 5/5/2014 10:49:40 AM     (No. 9836951)

"I´m Henry the Eighth, I am.."

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