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Error forces revote on failed constitutional amendment

By: By Kathy L. Gilbert | UMNS

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A procedural vote is cast at General Conference in Portland, 2016. Photo by Dave Stucke, Dakotas Conference Communications.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (UMNS) — Annual and central conferences will be revoting on one of two constitutional amendments dealing with women’s equality. The revote was announced after the Ask The UMC team and United Methodist News Service learned of an error and reported it on May 10 to the Rev. Gary Graves, secretary of General Conference. Kathy L. Gilbert reports. 

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