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No decision on Mormon gay rights advocate facing excommunication

| Sunday, June 29, 2014
John Dehlin sits in his basement studio where he broadcasts his podcast at his home in North Logan, Utah. Dehlin, a Mormon who is well-known for advocating for gay rights and questioning some church policies, is set to meet Sunday, June 29, 3014, with a regional church leader in northern Utah to discuss whether he still faces excommunication.
SALT LAKE CITY -- A Mormon man well-known for advocating for gay rights and questioning some church policies said no immediate decision was made Sunday by a Utah church leader considering whether he'll be excommunicated. John Dehlin, of Logan, Utah, said regional church leader Bryan King told him at a meeting that he needed time to think...

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Catholic priest excommunicated over support for women priests, gay marriage

| Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Greg Reynolds
Just one day before Pope Francis criticized the Catholic Church over its obsession with gays, an Australian priest learned he had been both defrocked and excommunicated over his support for women priests and same-sex marriage.

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