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November 10, 2013
In a very sad way, the likely choice of the National Council of Churches for its new CEO actually seems appropriate.
January 15, 2013
Interfaith officials gathered for a climate change “pray-in” and risked arrest before the White House as part of attempted civil disobedience this morning. Warning “this may well be humanity’s last chance to choose between…
May 27, 2010
This is the first of three articles on the May 2010 NCC Governing Board Meeting. Coverage of NCC political statements can be viewed by clicking here. Counting on an influx of new…
May 13, 2008
The Rev. Bob Edgar, former General Secretary of the National Council of Churches and CEO of the political advocacy group Common Cause, delivered three separate presentations on the subjects of peace, poverty and the…
November 9, 2007
Woodbridge, NJ—The National Council of Churches of Christ in the United States of America (NCCCUSA, hereafter NCC) has elected new individuals to fill its two top offices for the next quadrennium (2008–2011). The Rev….
August 29, 2007
“Bob Edgar’s legacy is a financially sound council, but unfortunately not a strengthened ecumenism.” —Dr. James Tonkowich, IRD President _________________________ Washington, DC—The Rev. Bob Edgar ends his term this week as general secretary of…
February 28, 2007
The following commentary is a response to National Council of Churches General Secretary Bob Edgar’s article “Christian Unity is Never Easy, But is Always Necessary,” released by Religion News Service on February 28, 2007….
February 15, 2002
The National Council of Churches of Christ in the U.S.A. met in Oakland, California November 13th to 16th, 2001 for its annual general assembly. From before the beginning of the assembly, several serious questions…