(The following article was written by Rev. Tom Brock of pastorsstudy.org. You can follow Pastor Brock on Facebook - here and Twitter - here.)
A year ago the very liberal Evangelical Lutheran Church in America elected the world's first transgender bishop. This is a woman who looks like a man and who wants to be called "they". Now, she (I refuse to say "they") has been asked to step down by the very, very liberal head bishop of the ELCA. You will see in head Bishop Elizabeth Eaton's letter (linked) below, Eaton is very willing to call this singular woman "they". The transgender bishop was not asked to step down because transgenderism denies who God creates people to be, but because she allegedly mishandled a situation with an Hispanic church.
In our sad age of sexual confusion, it is tragic that the ELCA leads the way in confusion by electing a transgender bishop to begin with, and then consistently referring to her as "they".
In Jesus our Savior,
Pastor Tom Brock
PS In September at the transgender bishop's installation service,
Bishop Eaton prayed to the "Father, Son and Holy Spirit" also as "Parent, Child, and Holy Breath" and "Rain, Estuary, and Sea"
(Here) is Bishop Eaton's press release about the situation
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At the behest of the world it obeys, the ELCA peddles a profusion of lies. Christians, neither accept those lies nor parrot them as progressive churches and the world demand that you do.
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Jesus couldn’t have been more clear about these groomers when he said if anyone causes any of these little ones to sin, it would be better for them to be thrown into the sea with a millstone tied around their neck.
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Robert Benne was right ("ELCA Hits Bottom" -- https://www.firstthings.com/article/2018/10/elca-hits-bottom ):
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