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A Turning Round

Here are some good conversion stories I’ve found. From Lutheran to Catholic Coming Home [A former Methodist minister] Better Late Than Never [A 93-year-old Methodist] On a related note: Why Tom Casey Loves the Catholic Church


I sympathize with this group well. Sadly, the Roman Catholic Church may someday need their services. Conservative Group Amplifies Voice of Protestant Orthodoxy By LAURIE GOODSTEIN and DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK Published: May 22, 2004 “As Presbyterians prepare to gather for their General Assembly in Richmond, Va., next month, a band of determined conservatives is advancing …

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Go Methodists!

I hope the orthodox/traditional Methodists win out over the heterodox/progressive elements. Methodists Order Review of Lesbian Case By JOE MANDAK, Associated Press Writer PITTSBURGH – United Methodists ordered their top court to review the case of a lesbian pastor after the court ruled Saturday that gay sex violates Christian teaching. The denomination’s General Conference voted …

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Open To What?

I've often wondered about their motto myself. The "open minds" part worried me most. An open mind is like an open trap. It isn't useful unless it closes on something. Methodist 'Openness' Motto Queried — Open to What? Acquittal of Lesbian Pastor Source of Distress at UMC's General Conference By Fred Jackson and Jim Brown …

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