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FAQ for Nebraska couples wanting to marry
The ACLU of Nebraska has released a handy Frequently Asked Questions page on the basics of getting married in Nebraska. Check it out here.
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Same-Sex Marriage Directory
Soon same-sex marriage will be legal in Nebraska. In the linked document, you can find a list of churches, clergy, and faith leaders who are willing and able to perform same-sex marriage ceremonies. Marriage Directory
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We will be launching a social media campaign using pictures of clergy holding signs stating that they are ready to marry couples. Here you will find a selection of signs that you can choose from. We ask you to print one off and take a picture of yourself holding it. If you can, please wear […]
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Behind the scenes with Equal Omaha
This year Heartland Clergy for Inclusion participated in a coalition of organizations and individuals called Equal Omaha which led the effort to pass an employment non-discrimination ordinance in Omaha, Nebraska. Local paper The Reader wrote a behind-the-scenes account with a great discussion of Heartland Clergy for Inclusion. An excerpt: In early 2011, Gordon said Gray […]
Faith Rally in Omaha Tonight
There will be a rally tonight at the First United Methodist Church of Omaha in support of the Equal Employment Ordinance that will be debated before the City Council tomorrow. Learn more about the event and get directions here.
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