Religion & Ethics Newsweekly: Kim Lawton on gay clergy in the Episcopal Church

August 4th, 2009

Over the weekend, two gay clergy (a man from San Francisco and a woman from Baltimore) were among those nominated to fill a couple of open bishop positions in the Los Angeles diocese of the Episcopal Church. Religion & Ethics Newsweekly Special Correspondent Kim Lawton spoke to KPCC public radio in Los Angeles this morning about the significance of this event. Click here to listen now.

Kim’s interview will also be aired tonight on NPR’s All Things Considered. For more information and analysis on the rift in the Episcopal Church over homosexuality, please visit the Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly website.