Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Progressive United Methodists announce new denomination
Religion News Service: Correct doctrine is less important to the new denomination than correct action, collaborators said during Sunday’s presentation.
Christianity Today: How pastors, farmers, and activists on both coasts are caring for migrant farm workers.
Associated Press: Conservative Christians are rallying behind Republican Sens. Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue, while Black churches and liberal-leaning Jewish groups are backing Democratic challengers Rev. Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff.
NPR: Kneeling before Pope Francis, 72-year-old Wilton Gregory received the red hat and ring Saturday, becoming the first Black American cardinal in the history of Catholicism.
Deseret News: Clergy are often reluctant to deal with congregants’ political differences but experts say that such tensions are normal and an opportunity.