Father’s Day Actually Originated from the United Methodist Church – World Religion News

Father’s Day has its origins rooted in tragedy.
All present day fathers should thank a United Methodist for the creation of Father’s Day. The reason is straightforward: the origin of the day can be traced back to two United Methodist churches bearing the same name. The celebration’s religious history is mired in tragedy, an event serving as a kind of reminder to love fathers in our lives.

Source: Father’s Day Actually Originated from the United Methodist Church – World Religion News