Prophetic Speaking at Perkins-Sponsored MARCHA Gathering


United Methodist bishops United Methodist bishops gather before offering communion in Perkins Chapel during the Aug. 10 opening worship at the 46th MARCHA Assembly, in Dallas. MARCHA, the Hispanic/Latino caucus of the denomination, met through Aug. 13, holding plenary sessions and workshops in addition to worship.
Photo by Sam Hodges, UMNS

The annual gathering of MARCHA—the denomination’s Hispanic-Latino/a caucus—was held Aug. 10-13 in Dallas, sponsored by Perkins School of Theology. More than 300 participants from 38 annual conferences in the United States and Puerto Rico attended the event, which celebrated the 25th anniversary of the National Plan for Hispanic Ministry.

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United Methodist News Service

North Texas Annual Conference

MARCHA