Sep 18 2008

Andrew Callahan’s Impending Excommunication

UPDATE: A “Flat Lander’s Update” video (this one only two minutes) has been added that tells what happened after the “Flat Lander Speaks” video. That video is at the bottom of this page.

I have been notified by my bishop that the Church intends to excommunicate me.

I have prepared the following two-part video (totaling 13 minutes) that explains what I did to get them to make this threat.

I want you to know, that regardless of any action the church takes or doesn’t take. I will NOT cease my actions to stop them from supporting Proposition 8, and I will work as hard as I can to defeat Prop 8 and all similar measures. Bigotry in any form is wrong, and disguising it as “love” as the church leadership is now doing is especially distasteful.

Andrew Callahan
High Priest in Good Standing in
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Part 1

Part 2

Please, continue to speak out.

Here is a letter on Kearney Nebraska Stake letterhead my bishop delivered to me on September 22, 2008.

September 21, 2008

Andrew D. Callahan
[Address Redacted]

Dear Brother Andrew D. Callahan

The Stake Presidency is considering formal disciplinary action in your behalf, including the possibility of disfellowshipment or excommunication, because you are reported to have participated in conduct unbecoming a member of the Church and have been in apostasy.

You are invited to attend this disciplinary council to give your response and, if you wish, to provide witnesses and other evidence in your behalf.

The disciplinary council will be held on September 26, at 6:30 PM at the Kearney Stake Center.

Sincerely,

President Weldon Sleight
Stake President, Kearney Nebraska Stake

Flat Lander’s Update

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