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Wednesday, June 21, 2006

Why the mainlines are shrinking

Look no further than this notice from the Associated Press on June 19 to find out why the PCUSA is declining and the PCA is booming.

Dateline Alabama:
The divine Trinity, Father, Son and Holy Spirit, could also be known as Mother, Child and Womb-- or as Rock, Redeemer and Friend-- at some Presbyterian churches (USA) after action by the church's national assembly. Delegates to the meeting voted to receive a policy paper on gender-inclusive language for the Trinity. (The article notes that this is "one step short of approving it.")