ordaining women

Elizabeth Schindler

UM Insight Screencap

The installation of Bishop Elaine Stanovsky moves the Rev. Elizabeth Schindler to ponder the spiritual weight of ordained ministry, and the great strides may since women have been accepted into the clergy. Read more

Ordained Ministry

Anne Burkholder

Photo by Sam Hodges, UMNS

United Methodist clergywomen from around the world gathered Aug. 29-31 in Houston, Texas, to celebrate decades of ordained ministry and to discuss challenges still facing women of the cloth, writes Sam Hodges of UMNS. Read more

Ordained Ministry

COSROW 40th Anniversary

Photo Courtesy of GCOSROW

Past and present leaders of the General Commission on the Status and Role of Women talk about the ongoing need for witness and advocacy for women on the agency's 40th anniversary. Read more

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