United Church of Christ


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United Church of Christ

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(Christian Churches, other) a US Protestant denomination formed in 1957 from the Evangelical and Reformed Church and the Congregational Christian Church
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Noun1.United Church of Christ - merger of the Congregational Christian Church and the Evangelical and Reformed Church in 1957
Protestant denomination - group of Protestant congregations
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As Rollin Dillinger, a Deacon at Pilgrim Congregational United Church of Christ in Wichita, put it, "We're not literalist.
BALTIMORE, MARYLAND, July 3, 2017 (WAFA) - Delegates at the 31st General Synod of the United Church of Christ in Baltimore, Maryland, voted overwhelmingly on Sunday night - 79% yes, 13% no, 9% abstain - in favor of a resolution which calls on the State of Israel to guarantee basic due process rights and exercise an absolute prohibition against torture and ill-treatment of detained Palestinian children, according to a press release.
Another member church, the United Church of Christ in the Philippines' Southeast Mindanao Jurisdictional Area, called for vigilance in these critical times.
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Blackmon has been the pastor of Christ the King United Church of Christ in Florissant, Mo.
The United Church of Christ, one of the largest Protestant denominations in the United States, on Tuesday voted to divest from companies that profit from Israel's occupation of Palestinian territory and to boycott goods made in Israeli settlements, underscoring the growing momentum of using boycott and divestment as a means against Israeli policy.
He was ordained in 1946, served Congregational and United Church of Christ congregations in OH; NH (Newport); MA (Boylston, Stoughton, Middleboro, Newburyport).
North Carolina's same-sex marriage ban is the target of a federal lawsuit by the United Church of Christ (UCC), which argues its clergy have a religious freedom right to marry same-sex couples.
The First Congregational United Church of Christ in Wisconsin started the services last month.
Louis, and in the following year was honored by the Council for Health and Human Services of the United Church of Christ with their "Innovative Program of the Year" award.
She went beyond mere criticism of the Rev Wright's words to a condemnation of the Trinity United Church of Christ itself: "I would not have stayed in that church.
Obama responded by posting an internet blog about his relationship with Wright and Chicago's Trinity United Church of Christ.

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