Resolution on the inclusion of Gender Justice in the LWF Constitution

1) The Assembly calls upon the incoming LWF Council to recommend amending the LWF Constitution at the 13th LWF Assembly. This recommended amendment is to add the words “gender justice” to Section III. Nature and Functions of the LWF Constitution as follows: 
a. [The Lutheran World Federation]: furthers worldwide among the member churches diaconic action, alleviation of human need, promotion of peace and human rights, social and economic justice, gender justice, care for God’s creation and sharing of resources;” (suggested amendment in bold)