ELCA Presiding Bishop Addresses Proposed Uganda Homosexuality Law
CHICAGO (ELCA) -- The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)
is "gravely concerned" about a proposed anti-homosexuality bill under discussion
in Uganda, wrote the Rev. Mark S. Hanson in a January 8 letter to U.S. Secretary
of State Hillary Rodham Clinton. Hanson, ELCA presiding bishop, thanked Clinton
for her recent statements and follow-up actions by the U.S. Department of State
regarding the proposed law.