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United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A

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Found in 1 Collection or Record:

William Silver papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1897
Abstract: The papers document William Silver's personal life, seminary thesis, his application for ordination into the United Presbyterian Church, and his later life in the Cherry Grove community on Fire Island, New York. Particularly well documented is Silver's coming out process and the Presbyterian Church's debate on the ordination of homosexuals in the 1970s. The papers consist of journals, writings, sermons, correspondence, photographs, newsletters and newsletter design files, news clippings, and...
Dates: 1947-2007