The United Methodist Church Elects its First Openly Gay Bishop — Fortune

Going against its own current rules regarding the qualifications for ordination, the United Methodist Church has officially elected an openly gay bishop for the first time. Reverend Karen Oliveto was elected bishop of the Western Division of the United Methodist Church on Friday. The 58-year-old is also the senior pastor at San Francisco’s Glide Memorial…

via The United Methodist Church Elects its First Openly Gay Bishop — Fortune

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