Moderator Addresses Racism, Privilege after Stanley Verdict

A Letter in Response to the Colten Boushie Case Friends in Christ: On Friday, February 9, 2018, The United Church of Canada posted a response to the good news that Bill C-262, an act to harmonize Canadian law with the … Continue reading

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