Methodists propose churches go their ...

Methodists propose churches go their own way on gay rights

There are 4 comments on the HeraldNet story from Jun 7, 2014, titled Methodists propose churches go their own way on gay rights. In it, HeraldNet reports that:

Hundreds of United Methodist pastors have signed a proposal aimed at avoiding a schism over homosexuality in a denomination that has, until recently, largely sat out the gay equality movement.

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Listen to the Word

Kingman, AZ

#1 Jun 7, 2014
So the UMC is saying, "We are clueless as to what the Bible teaches about homosexuality and marriage." The only logical solution for the theologically and biblically ignorant UMC theologians and church leaders is, "Let everyone make up their own mind, see if they can read the Bible and draw a conclusion - as long as we don't divide the church." A new low in UMC theology, which was already weak. They can expect to join the ranks of TEC and ELCA in vying for the "Most Members Lost" category among main line denominations. The local community and non-denominational churches are already thanking UMC for their inability to understand the Bible. More UMC members will be coming their way,..
Abel Foxwoman

Dalton, MA

#2 Jun 7, 2014
Pool party pederast! All Democrats welcome!

Since: Aug 09

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#3 Jun 9, 2014
The Rev. Tom Lambrecht, a leader of Good News, said Friday that what the May statement meant was: LetÂ’s divvy up what we have and stay out of court.

“ WOOF ! ”

Since: Nov 12

Coolidge, AZ

#4 Jun 9, 2014
Listen to the Word wrote:
So the UMC is saying, "We are clueless as to what the Bible teaches about homosexuality and marriage." The only logical solution for the theologically and biblically ignorant UMC theologians and church leaders is, "Let everyone make up their own mind, see if they can read the Bible and draw a conclusion - as long as we don't divide the church." A new low in UMC theology, which was already weak. They can expect to join the ranks of TEC and ELCA in vying for the "Most Members Lost" category among main line denominations. The local community and non-denominational churches are already thanking UMC for their inability to understand the Bible. More UMC members will be coming their way,..
While the bible's so-called teachings on homosexuality may be disputed by some, it's message on marriage is crystal CLEAR: "Biblical marriage is polygamy".

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