Items Tagged "Racial Equality"
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"With respect to race, the aim of The United Methodist Church is nothing less than an inclusive church in an inclusive society." Read More
New women bishops make history
U.S. delegates have elected more women bishops than in any previous class of United Methodist episcopal leaders. Four are African American. Read More
Topic: Global Migration
Find resources along with historical context, information, and headlines related to the topic of global migration. Read More
What the Church Says: Racism
The official statements below are from The Book of Resolutions and The Book of Discipline. Statements and resolutions from these books are submitted to, and voted on by delegates, at General Conference, which occurs every four years. General Conference sets policy for the mission and ministry of the church and... Read More
Commentary: How is the church doing with injustice?
United Methodists must once again reclaim the denomination’s rich tradition of holiness and social activism. Read More
Alice Lee, United Methodist leader, dies at 103
Lee, the lawyer sister of author Harper Lee, served the church at all levels. Read More
Bishop’s letter to Martin Luther King
Woodie White marks the slain civil rights leader’s birthday with an annual look at the state of racial equality in the U.S. “I am saddened.” Read More