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Presbyterian Church USA

LGBT Ordination: 
LGBT Affirmation: 
Marriage Equality: 
LGBT Affirmation Body: 

Although individual Presbyterian churches vary, the PCUSA is generally LGBT affirming and has a strong grassroots LGBT movement, led by More Light Presbyterians.

LGBT Ordination Body: 

The PCUSA recognizes and ordains openly LGBT clergy.

Marriage Equality Body: 

In 2015, the PC(USA) approved marriages for same-sex couples in the first ever nationwide, grassroots vote on marriage equality by a faith tradition. The denomination now holds that marriage is between “two persons” rather than “a man and a woman.”

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In 2014 the PCUSA voted for a policy change to allow same-gender marriages.

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