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Thursday, May 16, 2024

United Methodists approve full communion with Episcopalians

Missed opportunities at the UMC general conference*
Christian Century: We took some good steps. But we are too afraid to name certain truths.

1,200 Jewish professors call on Senate to reject controversial antisemitism definition
Religion News Service: The professors say the antisemitism bill’s main thrust is to silence criticism of Israel.

‘The Chosen’ breaks record for most-translated TV show*
Christianity Today: The popular series about Jesus is now available in 50 languages with plans for 550 more.

United Methodists approve full communion with Episcopalians* The United Methodist General Conference that ended May 3 approved a plan for full communion with Episcopalians, pending approval by the 2027 Episcopal Church General Convention.

PCA cancels anti-polarization panel with David French for being too polarizing
Religion News Service: Leaders of the conservative denomination canceled the discussion of dealing with polarization after online backlash.

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