Petition 80455

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Retain Language (80455-GA-¶4-C)

Retain the current language of ¶4.

Rationale

Resolutions seeking to expand the Constitution’s language to include persons “regardless of sexual preference or gender identity” will render it impossible for pastors and churches to discern the readiness for membership of those whose sexual practices are, by our own Discipline’s standards, “incompatible with Christian teaching.”  In no other area...