United Methodists in many countries have taken stands against gender-based violence that are worth reading, writes Dr. David W. Scott. Read more

Global Nature

Increases in pastors speaking out against sexual abuse, along with reporting instances of harassment against themselves, can be attributed to the lessening of the taboo against disclosure sparking by the #MeToo and #ChurchToo movements. Read more

Ordained Ministry

A new logo highlights the renewal of the World Council of Churches' "Thursdays in Black" campaign protesting rape and violence against women and girls. Read more

Advocating Justice

Thursdays in Black

Photo: Marcelo Schneider/WCC

Members of a World Council of Churches group meeting in Romania join the global "Thursdays in Black" campaign against gender-based violence. Read more

Advocating Justice