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New rites for Vt. civil unions

Episcopal bishop sees three-year trial period

By Michael Paulson
Globe Staff / June 18, 2004

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In a move that is likely to further inflame tensions in the global Anglican Communion, the Episcopal bishop of Vermont today will introduce two new rites, very similar to the liturgy for Episcopal weddings, for priests to use while presiding at civil unions of gays and lesbians. (Full Article: 1198 Words)

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