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Faithful Clergy A Minority Among Delegates To United Methodist National Meeting According To Official Report


From: Joseph Slife [mailto:JSLIFE@crown.org]
Sent: Thursday, April 22, 2004 10:56 AM
To: 'Steve Beard'; 'Jim@goodnewsmag.org'; 'jwarrene@ucmpage.org'
Subject: Clergy delegates views of God


http://www.gcom-umc.org/pdfs/methodistics/2004_report_2.pdf

See p. 36. Only 42 percent of clergy delegates think of God as "Master"; 31 percent at "King"; only 10 percent perceive God as "Judge."





Also note p. 7: Western Jurisdiction has 12 fewer delegates than in 2000, NEJ has 18 fewer; NCJ also has 18 fewer.

SEJ has added 8. SCJ has added 10. Central Conferences have added 36.
 
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