Building on the Canadian premiers’ support for a national roundtable on Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women and Girls, continue to call for a national public inquiry.
The United Church and Emmanuel College are pleased to welcome Dr. Aruna Gnanadason to Toronto.
The General Council is seeking members to serve in three different roles, including a new working group on the Theologies of Disability. The deadline for expressions of interest is September 29.
Join people of faith across the world in support of concrete actions at the September 2014 UN Climate Summit to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Marie Hilao Enriquez, chairperson of KARAPATAN, calls on Canadians to continue to call for justice for the victims of extrajudicial killings in the Philippines.
The United Church is responding to requests from the All Africa Conference of Churches and ACT Alliance for prayers and monetary donations to address the Ebola outbreak.
The United Church responding to the largest quake to rock China in fourteen years.
Ron Pond, from Alberta and Northwest Conference, and global intern Karen Rodman, from Toronto Conference, have been sent by the United Church to serve as ecumenical accompaniers in Palestine and Israel.
How does the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act affect congregations and ministries of the United Church? Mostly it doesn’t.
The Comprehensive Review Task Group provides an update on its July 21–23, 2014, meeting.
In a letter to Stephen Harper, the Moderator has called on the Prime Minister “to do all that you can to convince the governments of both Israel and Gaza to stop the violence.”
Moderator Gary Paterson joins other faith leaders in Canada to express deep concern about what is happening to religious minorities in the city of Mosul in Iraq.
Ways to answer Moderator Gary Paterson's call to take a stand for peace and justice in response to the escalating violence in Israel and Palestine.
In a blog posted today, Moderator Gary Paterson reflects on the escalating violence in the Middle East.
The 2014 recipients of the Bill and Anna Jentzsch Endowment Bursary have been named.
The 2014 recipient of the Victor Blatherwick Memorial Bursary has been named.
The United Church of Canada has awarded five 2014 McLeod Scholarships.
Before he left last weekend for a spiritual retreat, Moderator Gary Paterson expressed his deep personal concern for the continuing and escalating violence in the Middle East.
The 2014 McGeachy Senior Scholarship has been awarded to the Rev. Dr. Bruce Gregersen and the Rev. Dr. Christine Jerrett.
Prof. Leif Vaage is the 2014 recipient of the United Church’s Davidson Trust Award.
Update on the Morogoro story--UW funds raised during anniversary year were pledged to help train Tanzanian midwives.
In a letter to Bernard Valcourt, The United Church of Canada has expressed “deep concern about the continuing and desperate shortage of federal funding for First Nations schools.”
The United Church offers a prayer of condolence on recent deaths of Israelis and Palestinians.
An update on United Church of Canada shareholder engagement.
The United Church is participating in the World Council of Churches’ Central Committee meeting, where members will consider a strategic plan to implement a Pilgrimage of Justice and Peace.
Copyright © 2014
The United Church of Canada
L'Église Unie du Canada
Some rights reserved