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Gay Bishop Gene Robinson Leads White House Easter Prayer

RELIGION | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 15
Gene Robinson received quite a surprise this Monday, April 14, when President Barack Obama unexpectedly tapped the former first openly gay Episcopal bishop to lead the closing prayer at the White House Easter celebration.

New York Episcopal Church OKs Same-Sex Marriage Rites

RELIGION | By Daniel Scheffler | Jul 24
The Episcopal Church, a long-time welcoming congregation, is in tune with other religious organizations with their recent provisional blessing of same-sex unions.

Gay Bishop Backs Same-Sex Marriage in Maine

RELIGION | By Clarke Canfield | Jun 5
Gene Robinson, the first openly gay bishop in the Episcopal Church, hopes Maine voters legalize same-sex marriage in a ballot proposal in November.

New Documentary Chronicles Life of Gay Bishop

NATIONAL | By Michael K. Lavers | Feb 15
Directed by Mackey Alston, "Love Free or Die" chronicles three years of New Hampshire Bishop V. Gene Robinson’s life. The Episcopal Church’s first openly gay bishop sat down with EDGE before a Washington, D.C., screening on Feb. 13.

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