Circle of Love & SacBee Article
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CIRCLE OF LOVE
St. Andrew's UMC has some photos and sermons about the Circle of
Images of the Circle of Love
Have patience waiting for the photos to download. CORNET will be
reproducing some of these copyrighted photos with permission of the
church and photographer.
Sermon by Elane O'Rourke
A sermon preached yesterday about the Sacramento service.
Elane O'Rourke was one of the organizers of the Circle of Love.
A Circle of Love Ad (posted before the event)
Lesbians' 'holy union' backed: Hundreds at Methodist rite in
By Jan Ferris and Robert D. D�vila
Bee Religion Writer; Bee Staff Writer
(Published Jan. 17, 1999)
It was an act of defiance against the United Methodist
Church. It was a resounding political statement on gay
and lesbian rights. And it was a source of protest.
But above all, Saturday's commitment ceremony at the
Sacramento Community Center Theater was a
celebration of love festooned in rainbows and lavender
as more than 100 clergy and 10 times as many
supporters gathered inside for the "holy union" of two
Folsom women long active in the church and together 15
CORNET: United Methodist Covenant Relationships Network