“VATICAN CITY — Pope Benedict XVI has created a new church structure for Anglicans who want to join the Catholic Church, responding to the disillusionment of some Anglicans over the ordination of women and the election of openly gay bishops.”
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Bottom line? Millions of Anglicans and Episcopalians would rather embrace the Pope than have one of the 112 American Episcopal bishops be gay.
Five hundred years of profound separation, and that’s what it took to bring Anglicans and Catholics back together again: one gay bishop.