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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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May 17, 2018
As we grieve for a cycle of violence that seems never-ending, the Moderator sends our love, prayers, and support to sister denominations in the USA.
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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 17, 2018
It was with horror that I learned of the details of the attack on the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida, early Sunday morning.‎
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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 19, 2018
Moderator Jordan Cantwell’s pastoral letter on the crises facing Indigenous communities.
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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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June 5, 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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