One of the leading constituent bodies of the Presbyterian Church of India last week decreed to break apart from the Presbyterian Church of the United States of America over the issue of homosexuality.

The Presbyterian Church of Mizoram is the largest denomination in the Christian-dominated state.

A Synod Executive Committee (SEC) meeting made the decision Friday after the Presbyterian Church of USA allowed ordination of gays as priests.

The debate over gay clergy and marriage originated last May after the US Church removed the constitutional requirement for clergy to live "in fidelity within the covenant of marriage between a man and a woman, or chastity in singleness".
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