We now stand at a crucial time in the life of the church, and the history of Canada, when we can see the journey through. For more than thirty years, the United Church and Indigenous peoples have been on a journey towards mutuality, respect and equity. Towards reconciliation. Towards justice.
Indigenous Children Then, Now and Tomorrow? A Panel Discussion for Orange Shirt Day
Panellists will explore how Indigenous children and families were and continue to be impacted by colonialism.
Orange Shirt Day 2021
Indigenous Ministries and Justice at The United Church of Canada encourages everyone to participate in Orange Shirt Day on September 30! This is also… continue reading
Reconciliation and Indigenous Justice in the Federal Election
During this election, we invite you to reflect on issues of reconciliation and Indigenous justice.
Resources to Bring the Children Home
The United Church will support research of unmarked graves as an act of reparation.
Moderator’s Statement on Residential School Burial Sites
Statement from the Moderator on residential school burial sites.
Supporting Education on the Path to Reconciliation
M4M 2021: July 18. Mission & Service gifts help support the creation of books, webinar discussions, and education events related to… continue reading
“Our Movements for Justice Are Linked”
On National Indigenous Peoples’ Day, Mitchell Anderson writes that Indigenous justice and reconciliation can only take place in ways that ensure that… continue reading
Right Relations 2021
This online intensive social justice learning circle is presented by the Centre for Christian Studies and open to continuing studies students.
Response to Kamloops Residential School Graves Discovery
Message to the people of The United Church of Canada from the Moderator and the Rev. Murray Pruden.
Kamloops Residential School: A Time for Mourning and Support
As news came on May 28, 2021, that the remains of 215 children were found in a mass unmarked grave on the grounds of the former Kamloops Residential… continue reading