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August 13, 2018
As the American League Championship Series gets underway, The United Church of Canada and the United Church of Christ have issued a joint message on mascots, racial stereotyping, and reconciliation.
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June 27, 2018
Please join in prayer for our Zambian partners, mourning those who have died and praying for calm as their people prepare to head to the polls.
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June 18, 2018
Join United Church partners in praying for an end to the violence in South Sudan.
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April 30, 2018
Three important updates have been made to the resource material for the eight remits now being voted on by pastoral charge boards and presbyteries.
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April 9, 2018
The Record of Proceedings of the 42nd General Council 2015 is now available.
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March 6, 2018
We affirm that all human beings are made in the image of God regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity . United Church partner the National Council of Churches in Korea (NCCK) recently began examining issues around sexual orientation and diversity, with a particular focus on the human rights of LGBT people. A sobering review of LGBT rights in South Korea is available from Affirm United/...
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March 2, 2018
An article published in the April 27, 2016, edition of The Globe and Mail (“Churches escape residential school settlement obligations in wake of Catholic deal”) merits some clarification.
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August 27, 2018
The United Church welcomes the closure of SodaStream International's factory located in an Israeli settlement in the occupied West Bank, as well as the news that cosmetics company Ahava plans to relocate its manufacturing plant from the West Bank to inside the pre-1967 lines. SodaStream, Ahava, and Keter Plastics are the companies whose settlement-made products the United Church has encouraged...
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March 2, 2018
The United Church calls on Canada to halt the sale of armoured vehicles to Saudi Arabia—one of the world’s worst human rights violators.
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April 9, 2018
People across Africa are facing extreme drought. A principal cause is one of the most powerful El Nino events in recent history. Almost 24 million people in Africa could need food assistance soon. According to the World Food Programme, about 14 million people in southern African countries including Zimbabwe, Mozambique, South Africa, Zambia, Malawi, and Swaziland will need food assistance this...
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