United Methodist Church Proposes Split
This Abridge News topic aggregates four unique arguments on different sides of the debate. Here are the quick facts to get you started:
THE QUICK FACTS
- On Friday, January 3rd, global leaders of the United Methodist Church released a plan called "A Protocol of Reconciliation & Grace Through Separation".
- The plan details a future in which conservative churches would form a new denomination. This new denomination would retain existing assets and receive additional funding.
- Leaders cited "fundamental differences regarding their understanding and interpretation of Scripture, theology and practice" as the reason ...