Items Tagged "Marriage"
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Swift reaction to bishop’s gay marriage stand
Chicago Area bishop's support of Illinois marriage legislation brings comments from all perspectives in the same-sex civil union debate. Read More
Same-sex unions gain support in U.S. elections
United Methodists were on both sides of the issue Nov. 6 as the vote in four states indicated support for same-sex unions. Read More
Did Jesus have a wife?
Papyrus fragment has revived an old debate that likely reflects early Christian disputes about marriage - not the historical Jesus. Read More
The Vow: A real love story of faith
A new movie shows how United Methodists Kim and Krickitt Carpenter faced immense odds yet kept the commitment they made before God. Read More
Bishops face challenge on same-sex unions
In states where gay marriage is legal, United Methodist leaders focus on upholding church law while encouraging dialogue and respect. Read More
UMC pastor officiates Clinton wedding
Like her mother, Chelsea Clinton is a United Methodist. That's why she invited Rev. Bill Shillady to be part of her interfaith ceremony on Saturday. Read More