Support for "People of Faith: An Urgent Call"
ELCA Churchwide Assembly Action CA03.06.46
Passed by the 2003 Churchwide Assembly in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
To thank the Northwestern Minnesota Synod for raising concern about the use of nuclear weapons;
To encourage congregations and members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America to study and support “For People of Faith: An Urgent Call” in light of the ELCA’s existing social statements; and
To request that the Division for Church in Society provide leadership for the implementation of “For People of Faith: An Urgent Call” through assisting this church to engage in education about the growing danger posed by nuclear weapons and about practical steps to reduce that danger.