(RNS) — The dismissal of the case, several bishops and other leaders say, makes an unfounded distinction between personal behavior and political actions.
Tag - Methodism
(RNS) — The United Methodist Church's decade-long debate over LGBT clergy and same-sex marriage is heading for a showdown in February that will determine whether the denomination will split up or go forward together.
Only believers in inevitable and enduring progress, or who idolize their own efforts and causes, forget that episodes and moments come and go -- for better and/or for worse.
(RNS) Decades ago it never occurred to me nor to many evangelicals in United Methodism that our church's membership decline and theological liberalism in America would be reversed by dramatic growth in Africa.
(RNS) To understand Hillary Clinton’s pragmatic politics, you must understand her Methodism.
(RNS) Guns represent retaining control over and against government, even for those with no violent agendas.
The pastor of the largest United Methodist congregation in America is sparking intense debate with his provocative new take on the Bible.