25 churches sue Texas city over ordinance on discrimination in hiring (Austin American-Statesman)

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“These member churches rely on the Bible rather than modern-day cultural fads for religious and moral guidance,” the US Pastor Council stated in its lawsuit against Austin, the capital of Texas and the nation’s 11th-largest city. “They will not consider practicing homosexuals or transgendered people for any type of church employment (or position in the clergy).”