Is the Board Required . . . .?
I prepared a full answer and then realized I was preparing a brief. So except for a short paragraph, I am holding the main body of my comment until after the Council meets in April. I regret having waited so long to doing these commentaries.
Now, regarding the decision, I think the bishop and Council are both in error. The four questions are all academic. Answers to the questions actually change nothing. They are not related to a specific case. They are arguments against the Board’s statement of policy which was not actually before the conference for any kind of action