The denomination’s Book of Discipline, which governs the Methodist church, also says that homosexuality is “incompatible with Christian teaching.”
Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has admitted that he is reluctant to say whether or not homosexuality is a sin.
“In the midst of this brokenness, Christian students are equipped through this event to share encouraging Bible verses and point to the comfort that God brings in the midst of pain.”
In discussing Samson’s attack, political and law enforcement officials told The New York Times on Friday that they had been worried about possible retaliation for Roof’s crimes. A former federal prosecutor said he was concerned about imitators but he never envisioned the imitator to be black.