The House has passed and the Senate is preparing to vote on an agreement between President Biden and House leadership to raise the debt ceiling to pay America’s bills to avert a global financial crisis by June 5, 2023. The agreement is a considerable improvement from the previous threats to cut support from those who […]
Since 1950, the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA has served as a leading voice of ecumenical witness to the living Christ. The National Council of Churches is a diverse covenant community of 37 member communions and over 30 million individuals –100,000 congregations from Protestant, Anglican, historic African-American, Orthodox, Evangelical, and Living Peace traditions – in a common commitment to advocate and represent God’s love and promise of unity in our public square. NCC works with secular and interfaith partners to advance a shared agenda of peace, progress, and positive change.
National Council of Churches Condemns Political Debt-Ceiling Brinksmanship That Threatens to Harm Millions of Americans
The National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA (NCC) calls for the passage of a bill that lifts the debt ceiling with no conditions to avert financial disaster and protect the millions of Americans who rely on social safety net programs.
Bishop Vashti McKenzie Named NCC President and General Secretary
The Governing Board of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA (NCC) is pleased to announce that Bishop Vashti Murphy McKenzie has been elected to serve as President and General Secretary of the ecumenical organization. She is the first African American woman to serve as both President and General Secretary of […]