News and culture through the lens of Southern California.
Hosted by A Martínez
Airs Weekdays 9 to 10 a.m.

Rev. Guy Erwin on becoming the Evangelical Lutheran Church's first openly gay bishop




Rev. Dr. Guy Erwin, the first openly gay Lutheran Pastor, and his partner Rob Flynn.
Rev. Dr. Guy Erwin, the first openly gay Lutheran Pastor, and his partner Rob Flynn.
Mae Ryan/KPCC

Listen to story

05:11
Download this story 2.0MB

Recently the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America elected its first openly gay bishop to oversee churches in Southern California. The move followed the church's decision nearly four years ago to allow openly gay men and lesbians to serve as clergy.

We'll talk with Reverend Guy Erwin about his new role, and what it means to be the first openly gay bishop.