Justice

Justice. If you have a police officer or lawyer in the family, chances are you think of this word in connection with law enforcement, but there are other ways to use this word. One of Webster’s definitions is “the principle or ideal of right action: righteousness.”

In the spring of 2012, a number of ministries (known now as the Justice Table – see below for list) along with our church-wide pro-reconciliation/anti-racism initiative agreed to focus collaborative efforts around four major areas:

Learning materials

For a list of several of the current justice initiatives and programs in the Church, see ministry links below or go to our partner organization, the Disciple Center for Public Witness

Justice Table

This table includes key staff from Council on Christian Unity, Disciples Center for Public Witness, Disciples Home Missions, Disciples Women, Division of Overseas Ministries, Office of Hispanic Ministries, National Benevolent Association, National Convocation, North American Pacific Asian Disciples (NAPAD), Reconciliation Ministry, Week of Compassion, Christian Church Foundation and Disciples Church Extension Fund, as well as the General Minister and President.

Justice links

Find out more about the following justice areas: