German Tourism — April

ELCA assembly marked by unity

The final plenary session closes out the 2016 Churchwide Assembly. Technical difficulties couldn’t stop legislative action as voting members used cards instead of their personal machines to consider memorials.

The New Orleans nickname, “The Big Easy,” may have influenced the voting members of the ELCA Churchwide Assembly, which met here Aug. 8-13. Most major decisions, including a breakthrough ecumenical agreement with Roman Catholics and the creation of a ministry of lay professionals called deacons, easily won overwhelming endorsement from the more than 900 voting […]

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