massacre http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Methodist Church to apologize for Sand Creek Massacre http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/methodist-church-apologize-sand-creek-massacre <p>This week marks the 147<sup>th</sup> anniversary of the Sand Creek Massacre, in which nearly 200 members of the Arapaho and Cheyenne tribes were murdered.</p><p>The soldiers who carried out the atrocity were led by a Methodist minister. This spring, the Methodist Church plans to formally apologize.</p><p>The apology is part of a string of “Acts of Repentance,” in which the church is acknowledging wrongdoing to indigenous peoples around the world.</p> Fri, 02 Dec 2011 00:07:35 +0000 Willow Belden 15878 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Methodist Church to apologize for Sand Creek Massacre