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Bishop Judith Craig was the first woman bishop to be assigned to the West Michigan and Detroit Conferences, serving from 1984 to 1992. UMNS file photo.

Judith Craig, pioneering woman bishop, dies at 82

Bishop Judith Craig, the third woman elected as a United Methodist bishop, died Jan. 18 at 82 in Columbus, Ohio.

Daily Digest - January 18, 2019

Pioneering woman bishop Judith Craig dies at 82 | Furloughed government workers turn to the church for help | Young women find hope in Malawi
Andrew Ponder Williams.  Photo courtesy of Andrew Ponder Williams.

Commentary: 3 realities facing GC2019

Families’ love for one another helps transcend disagreements. Andrew Ponder Williams feels our United Methodist family needs some work.