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The ELCA teaches that ‘the promise of the gospel is universal’

Members periodically raise concerns about ELCA ministries or policies. ELCA FactChecker examines these concerns and offers factual responses. Concern: Does the ELCA teach universalism? Response: No. Universalism is a general religious or philosophical belief that everyone is saved without regard … Continue reading

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Genetics is a significant subject for the church

Some concerns have been raised in various¬†forums about the ELCA Draft Social Statement on Genetics.¬† ELCA FactChecker examines these concerns and offers factual responses. Concern: Is it appropriate for the church to be discussing genetics and related topics, and writing … Continue reading

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