Statements and Resolutions

Interested in what your church or denomination has said about the farm worker movement? Look for the logo associated with your tradition and see the Historical Resolutions, Member Organizations’ Documents, Supporting Organization’s Documents, and the Labor Day Document below! We are still accumulating resources, so please email us at nfwm@nfwm.org should you like us to add your church’s/denomination’s official statements.

 

Historical Resolutions:

 

Chalice_HighDisciples of Christ – 1973 – Resolution in Support of Farm Workers

 

NCClogo.hiresNational Council of Churches of Christ – 2003 – A Resolution of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U.S.A. Mount Olive Pickle Boycott

 

2000px-Flaming_Chalice.svgUnitarian Universalist Church – 1976 – General Resolution on Farm Worker Initiatives

 

Member Organizations’ Documents:

2013alliancelogo Alliance of Baptists – 2014 – A Statement on Justice for Farmworkers

 

 2000px-Emblem_of_the_Papacy_SE.svgCatholic Church – 1965 – Vatican II

 

 

cob-logoChurch of the Brethren – 1974 – Denominational Statement

 

cob-logoChurch of the Brethren – 1982 – Refugees

 

CWUColorLogoChurch Women United – 2011 – Farm Worker Resolution

 

Chalice_HighDisciples of Christ – Renewing Support for National Farm Worker Ministry

 

2000px-Shield_of_the_US_Episcopal_Church.svgEpiscopal Church – 2006 – Fundamental Principles Included in “The ‘Alien Among You'” Policy

 

2000px-Shield_of_the_US_Episcopal_Church.svgEpiscopal Church – Feb. 2013 – Testimony at General Convention

 

2000px-Shield_of_the_US_Episcopal_Church.svg Episcopal Church – April 2013 – Testimony at Senate Judiciary Committee

 

PCUSA_seal-2color_transparentPresbyterian Church USA – 2006 – Denominational Statement

 

methodist_logoUnited Methodist Church – 2008 – Book of Discipline Resolution

 

methodist_logoUnited Methodist Church – 2012 – Social Principles

 

Supporting Organization’s Document:

 

NCCoC_logo

North Carolina Council of Churches – 2000 – Resolution in Support of Farm Workers Organizing in North Carolina

 

Labor Day Document:

USCCB-Logo

US Catholic Conference of Bishops, Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development – 2014 – Labor Day Statement

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