March 31, 2022
The United Church of Canada condemns the recent spate of extremist violent attacks against Israeli communities, three of which took place in the span of one week.
The United Church of Canada Condemns Attacks in Israel" href="/news/united-church-canada-condemns-attacks-israel"> Israeli police inspect the scene of a shooting attack on a street in Israel at night.
March 31, 2022
The United Church of Canada is saddened by two acts of vandalism that occurred this week at St. Luke’s United Church in Upper Tantallon, Nova Scotia, and Scarboro United Church in Calgary, Alberta.
Saddened by Vandalism at Two More United Churches" href="/news/saddened-vandalism-two-more-united-churches"> Shattered glass is scattered on the floor of St. Luke's church entrance from the shattered glass front door.
March 25, 2022
In an open letter, the Ethnocultural Networks of the United Church call for justice in Ukraine and express concern over manifestations of racism seen in the midst of this war.
Letter Concerning Ukraine from Ethnocultural Networks" href="/news/letter-concerning-ukraine-ethnocultural-networks"> Several Nigerian students with their luggage stand in front of a train at the Lviv station in a snowfall.
March 16, 2022
We're at 7 percent of our goal of 10,000 signatures for the Korea Peace Appeal!
690 Signatures, 32 Champions, and Counting" href="/news/690-signatures-32-champions-and-counting">
March 15, 2022
March 21 is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. However, the struggle against racism is a continuous effort. Anti-racism work is important on any day and every day.
10 Ways to Work Towards Anti-Racism" href="/news/10-ways-work-towards-anti-racism"> colourful hands surround words saying No Racism
March 08, 2022
The United Church of Canada is horrified at acts of vandalism at Metropolitan United Church in Toronto on March 7, 2022.
Decrying Hateful Vandalism at Metropolitan United in Toronto" href="/news/decrying-hateful-vandalism-metropolitan-united-toronto"> Metropolitan United Church in Toronto
March 05, 2022
The United Church of Canada grieves the death of the Very Rev. Bill Phipps, 36th Moderator
Mourning the death of The Very Reverend Bill Phipps" href="/news/mourning-death-very-reverend-bill-phipps"> Photo of Bill Phipps speaking at a microphone
February 28, 2022
The United Church of Canada holds in prayer all those facing fear and violence and seeks the immediate cessation of war in Ukraine.
Concern for Ukrainian Communities" href="/news/concern-ukrainian-communities"> Flag of Ukraine, a horizontal blue stripe above a horizontal yellow stripe.
February 16, 2022
Committing to becoming an actively anti-racist church includes intentionally opposing signs and systems of racism whenever they are displayed in the church and society.
Opposing Symbols of Hate in Protests" href="/news/opposing-symbols-hate-protests"> counter protest with sign that says True North Strong and Hate Free
February 16, 2022
We’ve collected 487 signatures for the Korea Peace Appeal. Please help us reach our goal of 10,000!
487 Signatures, 21 Champions, and Counting" href="/news/487-signatures-21-champions-and-counting"> Photo of hand holding up a sign saying End the Korean War with a barbed wire fence in the background