Ugandan Bishop to Visit White House

8 06 2010

This is pretty cool … And +Gene Robinson is attending.

Hat-tip to Walking With Integrity

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 8, 2010WASHINGTON DC:

Bishop Christopher Senyojo–a courageous spokesperson for the equality of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender persons in his native Uganda–is scheduled to visit the White House this evening. He will be accompanied by the Rt. Rev. Gene Robinson, the Bishop of New Hampshire, and others. They will meet with Denis McDonough, Samantha Powers, and other foreign policy officials of President Obama’s administration. Bishop Senyonjo is expected to share his grave concerns about the “kill the gays bill” currently being considered by the Ugandan Parliament.

At the invitation of Integrity USA, Bishop Senyonjo has been touring the United States during the past month to raise awareness about Uganda’s proposed “Anti-Homosexuality Bill” and the severe criminal penalties LGBT people face in Uganda. Over the past four week he has spoken to hundreds of concerned Americans in Los Angeles, San Diego, Sacramento, San Francisco, Minneapolis, New York, and Washington DC.

For details about Bishop Senyonjo’s tour and to financially support his ministry in Uganda, please visit http://sites.google.com/site/bishopchristophertour.

Press contact:
John Clinton Bradley, Acting Executive Director
585-360-4512 office
585-313-1059 mobile
johnclint@integrityusa.org

Posted By Integrity USA to Walking With Integrity at 6/08/2010 05:56:00 PM ____________________________________

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2 responses

11 06 2010
Chris

The link to the Bishop’s visit page is broken, I think because it’s grabbing the period at the end of that sentence. I have included a working link above. How awesome is it that this is getting such high-level attention!?!?

14 09 2011
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Just what a great text. I am trully pleased. Preserve writing amigo

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