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Human sexuality amendments fail

July, 2016

Several people stood around the bar of the General Conference this morning while two amendments to the UM Social Principles were debated.

Several people stood around the bar of the General Conference this morning while two amendments to the UM Social Principles were debated.

by Laura Allen
May 3, 2012

During morning plenary, delegates voted down two amendments to the Social Principles that sought to acknowledge members of the United Methodist Church disagree on homosexuality. Tita Parham and Kathy Gilbert are covering this story for UMNS; I’ll talk with them on tonight’s GC2012 Radio podcast.

I went out to the hall during the break and caught a couple of reactions from delegates.