November 27, 2017

At the fall 2017 meeting of the Executive of the General Council, two steps were taken to prepare the church for a new financial future if Remit 4 is passed by the 43rd General Council 2018. 

November 23, 2017

Private member’s bill will align Canadian law with UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.

November 20, 2017

   We believe that child poverty in our country can and must be eliminated, and that a national strategy is necessary.

October 02, 2017

Commissioners at a special electronic meeting of the 42nd General Council on September 30 gave strong endorsement to four motions that will prepare the church for the transition to a more…

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August 14, 2017

In the aftermath of the August 12 weekend when White supremacists and White nationalists converged in Virginia, the United Church is asking its members to recommit themselves more fully to…

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July 13, 2017

Moderator Jordan Cantwell’s open letter on the Day Scholars’ class action, the “administrative split” argument that denied compensation to students of certain residential schools, and the case of…

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May 08, 2017

United Church opts for a balanced, case-by-case approach to medical assistance in dying.   

January 30, 2017

 Moderator Jordan Cantwell's open letter to our Muslim neighbours in response to the shooting at the Centre Culturel Islamique de Québec.

February 25, 2016

The Right Rev. Jordan Cantwell offers a Parliamentary Special Joint Committee her reflections on physician-assisted dying.