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United Methodist Church Expected to Finalize Formal Split

The Washington Post reports that there is a plan in place to split the United Methodist Church into at least two separate denominations.

Leaders of the church announced Friday they had agreed to spin off a “traditionalist Methodist” denomination, which would continue to oppose same-sex marriage and to refuse ordination to LGBT clergy, while allowing the remaining portion of the United Methodist Church to permit same-sex marriage and LGBT clergy for the first […]

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