United Methodist Church

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1 In England, the branch of Methodism formed in 1907 by the union of the Methodist New Connexion, the Bible Christians, and the United Methodist Free Churches (qq.v.). It was itself embodied in the Methodist Church (q.v.) in 1932.

2 In the USA, the Church formed in 1968 by a union of the Methodist Church and the Evangelical United Brethren Church. It is the main Methodist Church in the country.

Subjects: Christianity.

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