Social Concerns
Bishops LaTrelle Easterling and Leonard Fairley present a statement that deplores the surge in racism in the U.S. Bishop W. Earl Bledsoe looks on. Photo by the Rev. Maidstone Mulenga, Council of Bishops.

Bishops sound alarm about surge in racism

In the wake of violence targeting minority groups, United Methodist leaders pledge themselves to educate about dangers of white supremacy.
People gather for an interfaith prayer vigil at Sixth Presbyterian Church in Pittsburgh following a mass shooting at the city's Tree of Life synagogue. Photo by the Rev. Dawn Hand.

United Methodists speak out in wake of synagogue shooting

United Methodists contemplate the proper response to a deadly shooting in a Pittsburgh synagogue.

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