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Bishop William B. Lewis

Bishop William B. Lewis

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Retired Bishop William B. Lewis says if he were still in a pulpit, he'd defy the restrictions of the Tradition Plan adopted by the 2019 General Conference. Read more

Perspectives 3 Comments

Bishop William B. Lewis

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Bishop William B. Lewis loves The United Methodist Church and acknowledges that he struggles to love those who seek to break it apart as Jesus loves. Read more

A Way Forward 7 Comments

It took 400 years for the Catholic Church to acknowledge its error in excommunicating the scientist Galileo. Bishop William B. Lewis wonders how long it will take for today's church to acknowledge the science around human sexuality. Read more

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Retired Bishop William B. Lewis draws on a scholar's work to counter the assertion of Good News president Rob Renfroe's prediction of "war in St. Louis" over United Methodist unity. Read more

Perspectives

Retired Bishop William B. Lewis provides a history lesson on the evolution of today's "evangelical" movement. Read more

Perspectives 9 Comments

Retired Bishop William B. Lewis calls out scriptural errors in recent mailings from the Wesleyan Covenant Association as signs they really don't want him as a dues-paying member. Read more

Perspectives 12 Comments

Rainbow Gags

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Retired Bishop William B. Lewis thinks United Methodist annual conferences, not General Conference, should have the authority to say whether they find LGBTQ people fit for ordained ministry. Read more

Perspectives 3 Comments

UMW Speak

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Yes, I make mistakes, and I try to correct them and keep going. Read more

Views from a Ridge 7 Comments

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After retired Bishop Bill Lewis' open letter to the Rev. Jeff Greenway, executive director of the Wesleyan Covenant Association, the two exchange responses about their perspectives. Read more

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Retired Bishop William B. Lewis calls out scriptural errors in recent mailings from the Wesleyan Covenant Association as signs they really don't want him as a dues-paying member. Read more

Perspectives 12 Comments

Rainbow Gags

Photo by Paul Jeffrey, UMNS

Retired Bishop William B. Lewis thinks United Methodist annual conferences, not General Conference, should have the authority to say whether they find LGBTQ people fit for ordained ministry. Read more

Perspectives 3 Comments