Bishop Christian Alsted has been re-elected as a United Methodist episcopal leader by delegates at the Northern Europe and Eurasia Central Conference.
Alsted, 54, was re-elected Oct. 21 at the centra
For 11 days 860 delegates, approximately 150 bishops, and a couple of thousand visitors, staff and volunteers made the convention center in Portland Oregon their home. The following are some of the ma
Rückert elected bishop of The United Methodist Church
The Rev. Harald Rückert was elected bishop of the Germany Central Conference.
Bishop stresses evangelism at European gathering
Bishop Patrick Streiff invokes John Wesley in address touching on various subjects.
Court sets oral hearing on gay bishop issue
A decision by the United Methodist Judicial Council could affect the standing of Bishop Karen Oliveto, the denomination’s first openly gay bishop.
Filipino United Methodists condemn killings
United Methodists are leaders in an alliance opposing drug-related extrajudicial killings in which more than 7,000 Filipinos have died.
United Methodist seminary placed on two-year probation
One of two agencies that oversee accreditation for Saint Paul School of Theology notified the seminary on March 8 that it had been placed on probation.