Council of Bishops to call for...

Nov 3, 2016 by

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 2, 2016 Council of Bishops to call for 2019 General Conference Sets forth actions to involve the whole church in prayer and conversation St. Simons Island, Ga.:...

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Judicial Council looks at cler...

Nov 1, 2016 by

By Linda Bloom Oct. 30, 2016 | LISLE, Ill. (UMNS) How penalties imposed by trial courts were handled in two cases involving clergy was the subject of separate oral hearings Oct. 25 before the United...

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Bishops name commission member...

Oct 25, 2016 by

Heather Hahn Oct. 24, 2016 | UMNS The Council of Bishops has announced the 32 United Methodists who will serve on the commission charged with bridging the denomination’s deep divisions on...

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Update on Commission on a Way ...

Sep 1, 2016 by

Overwhelming response delays appointments Washington, D.C.: The Council of Bishops’ Executive Committee says that an overwhelming number of nominations for the Commission on a Way Forward has...

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Top court will take up Oliveto...

Aug 26, 2016 by

By Linda Bloom Aug. 22, 2016 | NEW YORK (UMNS) A petition requesting a declaratory decision on the election of a lesbian bishop will be considered by the United Methodist Judicial Council next...

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New Group aims to boost evange...

Aug 11, 2016 by

New group aims to boost evangelical voice Share via EmailPrint By Heather Hahn Aug. 10, 2016 | UMNS A new evangelical United Methodist group is taking shape just as the denomination’s longtime...

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