Delegates Affirm Stance on Homosexuality
Monday, June 25, 2012 at 11:04AM
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RCA Today - June 25, 2012

Following more than three hours of discussion and debate, the General Synod on Monday approved a recommendation that affirmed an official position that homosexual behavior is a sin according to Scripture.

The recommendation also calls for the creation of a committee to provide practical recommendations that “present a way forward” without revisiting the RCA's official stance.

The debate, which came in response to overtures from several classes calling for officeholders who promote, celebrate, or bless homosexual behavior to be disciplined, began with discussion of a recommendation from the Special Advisory Committee on Overtures and New Business. [Read Full Story]

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