Obama inauguration prayer homosexual bishop update

New Hampshire Episcopal Bishop V. Gene Robinson will deliver the invocation at an event on Sunday to kick off inauguration festivities. His selection follows weeks of criticism from gay-rights groups over Obama's decision to have the Rev.

President-elect Barack Obama has asked V. Gene Robinsonthe openly gay Episcopal bishop of New Hampshire, to deliver the invocation at an inaugural event on Sunday on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. Gay rights advocates saw the move as a way to compensate for Mr.

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Quick Search. Openly gay Episcopal Bishop V. Gene Robinson was asked to deliver an invocation during a ceremony set to take place Jan.

The appearance will take place on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, reports Politico, and will be free and open to the public. Robinson has been the center of Anglican controversy ever since he was appointed Episcopal Bishop of New Hampshire. Gay bishop to pray at inauguration-week kickoff [Politico].

Bishop V. Gene Robinson, who advised Obama on gay rights issues during the campaign, is set to deliver the invocation at an event on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial two days before the swearing-in ceremony, aides to Obama said Monday. Robinson has also become a well known figure around the world in the debate over gay rights.

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BOSTON Reuters - An openly gay bishop will deliver a prayer for President-elect Barack Obama in an inauguration event on Sunday that could help defuse controversy over an anti-gay pastor who will give the main invocation. Robinson has called the choice of Warren a slap in the face. But he said on Monday he did not believe Obama invited him in response to the Warren criticism but his prayer would help ease concerns among gay and lesbians.

The announcement comes after weeks of outcry from the gay community over Obama's choice of evangelical, anti-gay pastor Rick Warren to deliver the inaugural invocation. Just seeing someone like you up front matters. Robinson is the first openly gay diocesan bishop in the Anglican Communion.

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Unprecedented inaugural celebrations for President-elect Barack Obama by gay activist groups, social organizations and ordinary citizens suggests many view Obama's election as a signal of a forthcoming sea change for the gay rights movement in America. The Rev. Gene Robinson, a gay Episcopal bishop, will say a prayer at an inaugural event at the Lincoln Monument on Sunday; a gay and lesbian marching band will take its place in the official presidential parade; and a slew of gay parties and inaugural balls will be held in the nation's capital before and after Obama takes the oath of office. But the gay-themed events have some conservative critics expressing concerns that while the celebration may be gay-friendly, it won't be family-friendly.

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By Nikki Finke. They also issued this statement today:. We regret the error in executing this plan — but are gratified that hundreds of thousands of people who gathered on the mall heard his eloquent prayer for our nation that was a fitting start to our event.

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