Council of Bishops Make Statement Regarding Church Unity

May 17, 2016
Bishop Bruce R. Ough, president of the Council of Bishops and leader of the Minnesota Conference, addressed the General Conference today, asking for a point of privilege to discuss rumors of a plan for schism. 

Bishop Ough confirmed that the council of bishop is in talks with a number of groups across the denomination, but that the Council believes we are called to maintain unity.

“We belong to God and one another,” he said. Click here to read transcript of Bishop Ough's statement