A Change Has Come: A Clergy's Response to the New York Vote for Gay Marriage

  • metta

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    Jun 25, 2011 9:18 PM GMT

    A Change Has Come: A Clergy's Response to the New York Vote for Gay Marriage

    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/the-rev-dr-jacqueline-j-lewis/clergy-new-york-gay-marriage_b_884506.html
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    Jun 25, 2011 11:40 PM GMT
    clergy (plural clergies)

    Body of persons, such as ministers, priests and rabbis, who are trained and ordained for religious service.
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    Jun 26, 2011 2:12 AM GMT
    theantijock said
    Upper_Canadian saidclergy (plural clergies)

    Body of persons, such as ministers, priests and rabbis, who are trained and ordained for religious service.


    Author identified as "senior minister" so if was speaking for a group of junior (whatever) ministers, then clergy could be correct. If she was speaking only for herself then cleric should have been used.
    English is such a fucked up language. icon_lol.gif
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    Jun 26, 2011 2:15 AM GMT
    We should all speak Esperanto.icon_lol.gif
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    Jun 26, 2011 3:57 AM GMT
    theantijock said
    paulflexes said
    English is such a fucked up language. icon_lol.gif


    If I wasn't still trying to figure it out, maybe I could have learned another. Actually I love the language but I am jealous of the multilingual.

    q1w2e3 saidWe should all speak Esperanto.icon_lol.gif


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    Rofl!

    -Doug
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    Jun 26, 2011 3:59 AM GMT
    Nice article, Metta. icon_wink.gif


    Thanks,

    -Doug