Churches Call for Dialogue and Nonviolent Resolution with North Korea

World Council of Churches Reports on the Work of Member Churches In an August 17th post on the World Council of Churches’ website, concern for the situation developing between North Korea and the United States is voiced.   As the … Continue reading

Moderator Jordan Cantwell Writes to the Church

Living out the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Moderator Jordan Cantwell has written to all members of and communities of faith in The United Church of Canada encouraging their thoughts, prayer, and action in support of … Continue reading

United Church Adopts UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples as Framework for Reconciliation

On March 30 and 31, 2016, The United Church of Canada will participate in events marking our commitment—as a denomination and as part of the ecumenical community—to adopt the principles, norms, and standards of the United Nations Declaration on the … Continue reading

United Church Moderator’s Easter Message

Moderator Jordan Cantwell Presents Her Easter Message In El Salvador The Moderator sends her Easter message to the church this year from El Salvador where she is attending a conference on reconciliation and peace inspired by Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation … Continue reading

ELCIC responds to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Call to Action #48

ELCIC National Church Council Adopts Statement at Its March Meeting In a statement issued by the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC), the church lifts up its commitment to implementing the values and principles of the United Nations Declaration on … Continue reading

United Church Moderator Sees Closer Ties With Anglican Church

an article by Tali Folkins on January 8, 2016 in the Anglican Journal The relationship between the Anglican Church of Canada and the United Church of Canada (UCC) is back on track, the United Church’s moderator says—and she’s delighted about … Continue reading