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BREAKING: Karen Georgia Thompson Becomes First Woman to Lead United Church of Christ
July 03, 2023 10:06 ET | United Church of Christ
Indianapolis, July 03, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The General Synod of the United Church of Christ made history Monday, July 3, when it elected the Rev. Karen Georgia Thompson as the first woman, and...
UCC Board Nominates Rev. Dr. Thompson, a Black Woman, to Lead Denomination
March 06, 2023 11:25 ET | United Church of Christ
Cleveland, March 06, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The United Church of Christ is poised to make a historic choice. After a year-long process, the UCC Board voted March 4 to nominate Associate General...
"Hope Beyond Roe"
Church's leaders respond to Supreme Court decision
June 24, 2022 13:51 ET | United Church of Christ
CLEVELAND, June 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --  REPORTERS AND EDITORS: The three national officers of the United Church of Christ issued the following statement today in response to the U.S. Supreme...
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Church leader on Capitol attack anniversary: Let us mark Epiphany, learning from Jan. 6 and the tragedies of our past
January 06, 2022 04:00 ET | United Church of Christ
CLEVELAND, Jan. 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As the people of the United States mark the anniversary of the 2021 insurrection at the Capitol, a United Church of Christ leader pointed out the irony...
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Unveiling map of ‘Toxic 100’ air polluters, United Church of Christ calls for action
February 26, 2020 10:10 ET | United Church of Christ
Washington, D.C., Feb. 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A U.S. map dotted with factory icons, unveiled online today, invites the public to see if the air they breathe contains toxic emissions from any...