As a Diocese and as a parish, we have tried to provide a safe home for LGBT Christians, so this action by the larger body of world-wide Anglicans is very troubling. I encourage you to read:
- The message from our own Bishop Hollingsworth
- The message from Presiding Bishop* Michael Curry contained in this article from the Episcopal News Service.
*The "Presiding Bishop" is also known as the Primate, and is the chief pastor for the entire denomination.