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October 2, 2017
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December 2, 2019
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 streamlined structure if changes are approved by GC43 in 2018.
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September 20, 2017
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March 12, 2019
A national project of story-sharing with all people affected by the church’s 1988 decision.
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September 13, 2017
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March 12, 2019
Diverse organizations, including the United Church, champion Pan-Canadian Framework on Climate Change and Clean Growth.
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August 28, 2017
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July 22, 2019
Moderator Jordan Cantwell calls on Prime Minister Trudeau's government to support Bill C-262, to harmonize Canadian law with the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
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August 14, 2017
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August 20, 2018
In the aftermath of the August 12 weekend when White supremacists and White nationalists converged in Charlottesville, Virginia, The United Church of Canada is asking its members to recommit themselves more fully to challenging the systemic racism manifested by this event.
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July 13, 2017
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May 13, 2019
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 students who lived in the Teulon residence.
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July 12, 2017
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March 12, 2019
The United Church respects the decision of the federal government to apologize to Omar Khadr.
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June 2, 2017
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March 12, 2019
As communities mark Pride celebrations, may God inspire us to build bridges of hope and love rather than walls of hatred and fear.
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May 12, 2017
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March 12, 2019
Aaron Miechkota is coordinating IRIDESCE: The Living Apology Project.
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May 8, 2017
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March 12, 2019
United Church opts for a balanced, case-by-case approach to medical assistance in dying.