General Assembly Resolution
Passed in 2018
223rd General Assembly
Acting on a recommendation made by the Presbyterian Intercultural Network and supported by the Presbyterian Mission ,the 223rd General Assembly approved at their June, 2018 meeting a resolution to
"Declare an Imperative for the Reformation of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)
in being a
Transformative Church in This Intercultural Era."
Download the entire resolution here.
The resolution begins:
The Presbyterian Intercultural Network (PIN) affirms that we are living in an increasingly intercultural society that brings numerous challenges and opportunities for effective and relevant ministries. We recommend that the 223rdGeneral Assembly (2018):
Immediately denounce the persistent and demonic presence of racism and the misuse of power and privilege in our individual and institutional lives.
Declare the period from 2020 to 2030 as the "Decade of Intercultural Transformation" by focusing on transformative priorities and initiatives across the Presbyterian Church (USA).
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