The lesbian and gay liberation movement in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), 1974-1996.

@article{Anderson1997TheLA,
  title={The lesbian and gay liberation movement in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), 1974-1996.},
  author={Jonathan D. Anderson},
  journal={Journal of homosexuality},
  year={1997},
  volume={34 2},
  pages={37-65}
}
Since its founding in 1974, Presbyterians for Lesbian & Gay Concerns (PLGC) has led the movement toward full participation and membership for lesbian and gay people in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). This is a story of that movement, told by a participant. It traces the development of current antigay policies in the church in 1976-78 in response to the first openly gay candidate for the ministry, PLGC's efforts to overturn these policies at annual General Assemblies, the growth of the pro-gay… CONTINUE READING

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