The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


'Feast of Hope'

St. Francis Lutheran Church, San Francisco, held its first "Feast of Hope" worship in December in celebration of the Churchwide Assembly decision directing changes in ministry policies.

Since 1995, St. Francis has held a "Feast of Expulsion" in December, commemorating the date when it was removed from the ELCA roster of congregations for calling ministers in same-gender relationships.


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