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The Status & Role of Women


The General Commission on Status and Role of Women (GCOSRW; COSROW) challenges The United Methodist Church to commit to the full participation of women in the life and mission of the church. The commission serves as an advocate for, and on the behalf of, women; seeks to eliminate inequities in relation to women in the church; and monitors the general agencies, institutions, and connectional structures to ensure the inclusion of women. 

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The Rev. Anna Guillozet highlights the ministry of the United Methodist Commission on the Status and Role of Women during the denomination's 2012 General Conference in Tampa, Fla. At right is the Rev. Betty Kiboko. Photo by Mike DuBose, UMNS.

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