Comfortable Words Endure

Rare copies of the Book of Common Prayer, some from the 16th century, from a United Methodist pastor's collection are on display now at UMC-related Drew University library through late October. more »

Oct 2, 2015 11:14 AM Practicing Faith

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The United Methodist Church officially opposes the death penalty: "We believe the death penalty denies the power of Christ to redeem, restore and transform all human beings." (The Social Principles, Book of Discipline).

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