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The male United Methodist Church pastors said they felt "furious" and "ashamed" after reading about the misogyny female pastors deal with.
Christians, Muslims, Jews and Hindus urged Congress to pass the bill, which would outlaw discrimination based on sexuality or gender identity.
After a year prepping for confirmation, eight teens Omaha’s First United Methodist Church declined to join the UMC, saying its anti-LGBTQ policies are "immoral."
UMC delegates at a special meeting voted to affirm the church’s doctrine prohibiting same-sex marriage — a move that will likely trigger a schism.
In a video that's gone viral, Jeffrey Warren urged the United Methodist Church to recognize his humanity and embrace LGBTQ members.
The United Methodist Building sign took aim at federal agents' use of tear gas to drive back migrants near the U.S.-Mexico border this week.
"I call upon you to repent," said one protester after reciting a Bible verse during the attorney general's speech.
“To disrupt or sever family relationships is incompatible with Scripture and Christian tradition,” said the president of the United Methodist Council of Bishops.
Clergy and laity are demanding accountability from Jeff Sessions, a longtime Methodist.
Someone stole the Rev. David Meredith’s ordination certificate. So his congregation plastered his office door with their own certificates of love.
Many of the investors who trusted Rev. Kirbyjon H. Caldwell were allegedly “vulnerable and elderly.”
“The pain doled out by The United Methodist Church must stop,” the fired pastor says of the large religious denomination.
The First United Methodist Church in Austin, Texas will no longer perform wedding ceremonies of any kind until the United Methodist Church doctrine allows same-sex marriage.
Same-sex marriage is legal in the U.S. But the United Methodist Church still doesn't condone it.
M Barclay is the first openly non-binary person to become a deacon in one of the country's largest Christian denominations.
The United Methodist’s Judicial Council, its highest court, has declared that the consecration of Bishop Karen Oliveto violated