Church Ratifies Women's Equality Amendment

UM News reports on the constitutional amendment

Church Ratifies Women's Equality Amendment
United Methodist Bishop Tracy Smith Malone (l) and Dawn Wiggins Hare celebrate the amendment ratification at the Council of Bishops meeting.

United Methodist Women celebrates The United Methodist Church's ratification of the women's equality amendment. After a revote, United Methodists around the globe amended the Church's constitution to state “men and women are of equal value in the eyes of God.” A revote was taken after it was determined that the initial amendment that was voted on included a sentence that had been stricken from the amendment.

Read the UM News story: www.umnews.org/en/news/church-ratifies-womens-equality-amendment

Posted or updated: 11/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

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