Calendar Item 174

Print this page
Legislative Committee ReportClose Window X
The Petition is adopted as amended as follows:
  
Delete ΒΆ1911 #3 and #4 and replace with the following new #3 and renumber appropriately:
  
3. Twelve members who are not bishops, shall be chosen by the Council of Bishops upon nomination by the General Commission on Christian Unity and Interreligious Concerns and The General Board of Higher Education and Ministry. Six of the twelve chosen by the Council of Bishops shall come from the nominations of the General Commission on Christian Unity and Interreligious Concerns, and six shall be chosen from those nominated by the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry. Three of the members nominated by the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry shall be nominated from the faculties of seminaries affiliated with The United Methodist Church in the Central Conferences.