Mainline Denominations

UMC finds improper voting at General Conference on LGBT issues; may affect result of disaffiliation measure

"In February... the delegates voted to uphold the denomination’s stance labeling homosexuality “'ncompatible with Christian teaching' .... Another measure passed at the special session was Petition 90066, which allowed for a more gracious dismissal for congregations opposed to the UMC’s official position." - Christian Post

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Anglican Church of Canada may remove prayer for the conversion of the Jews from official liturgy

"The Right Reverend Bruce Myers, Anglican Bishop of Quebec who introduced the motion at General Synod, explained to The Christian Post in an interview on Thursday that the prayer was created by the Prayer Book Society of Canada with input from the Canadian Rabbinic Caucus." - Christian Post

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Conservatives greatly outnumber liberals in the United Methodist Church: poll

"In findings released earlier this month, the survey found that 44 percent of respondents identified as 'Conservative-Traditional,' 28 percent identified as 'Moderate-Centrist,' 20 percent identified as 'Progressive-Liberal,' and 8 percent identified as 'unsure.'" - Christian Post

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Southern Baptists versus United Methodists

Minnesota’s mainline Christian denominations face unprecedented declines, altering communities and traditions celebrated for generations

Seminaries Reflect Struggles of Mainline Churches - Storied institutions are shutting their doors as enrollment shrinks

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