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The Episcopal Church [[ordination of women|ordains women]] and [[LGBT clergy in Christianity|LGBT people]] to the priesthood, the [[diaconate]], and the [[episcopate]], despite opposition from a number of other member churches of the Anglican Communion. In 2003, [[Gene Robinson]] became the first openly gay person ordained as a bishop.
Of all the protestant denominations in the U.S., the Episcopal Church national leadership has chosen not to speak out against