Fall Judicial Council Docket

There are 12 items on the docket for the fall United Methodist Judicial Council. One docket item requests a declaratory decision on whether or not adding the ‘incompatible’ clause to the church discipline violates the church constitution by altering the church’s doctrine.

The ‘incompatible clause’ references a the Book of Discipline and Book of Resolutions statement that the practice of homosexuality is ‘incompatible’ with Christian teaching.

Two annual conferences, Denmark & Cal-Pac, are challenging the legality of the ‘incompatible’ clause.

Here is a link for the complete Methodist News Service article.

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