Christianity Selected Links

Resources from pluralism.org

African Methodist Episcopal Church
The oldest African-American Christian denomination in the United States.
www.ame-church.com

The Alliance of Baptists
An alliance of individuals and churches that works to preserve Baptist traditions and principles through relationships with Baptists bodies and the larger Christian community.
www.allianceofbaptists.org

American Baptist Churches USA
History, ministry, and mission of the American Baptist Churches.
www.abc-usa.org

Assemblies of God
The world’s largest Pentecostal denomination; emphasizes baptism in the Holy Spirit, salvation, divine healing, and the second coming of Christ.
www.ag.org

Catholic News Agency
 A news site which gives “particular emphasis to the words of the Holy Father and happenings of the Holy See.”
www.catholicnewsagency.com 

The Christian Century
An ecumenical weekly focusing on Christian faith, theology, and practice in response to the challenges of our time.
www.christiancentury.org

Christian Churches, Churches of Christ
The fastest growing Protestant denomination in the US; an undenominational church with no central headquarters.
www.church-of-christ.org

Christianity Today
A monthly evangelical Christian magazine covering contemporary events, opinions, theology, and practice.
www.christianitytoday.com

Church of God in Christ
The oldest Pentecostal denomination in the United States.
www.cogic.org

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
The history, beliefs, and resources of the community commonly known as Mormons.
www.lds.org

Commonweal
A bi-weekly lay Catholic review of public affairs, religion, literature, and the arts.
www.commonwealmagazine.org

Coptic Orthodox Church Network
An online collection of videos, sermons, and other theological and historical resources maintained by St. Mark’s Coptic Church in Jersey City, New Jersey.
www.copticchurch.net

Ecumenical Women 2000+
An ecumenical coalition of organizations at the United Nations that focus on religion, human rights, and gender in order to raise the status of women and human rights.
www.ecumenicalwomen.org/

Episcopal Church, USA
Beliefs, programs, and commitments of the Episcopal Church USA, part of the worldwide Anglican communion.
www.episcopalchurch.org

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
History, organizational structure, beliefs and social commitments of the ELCA.
www.elca.org

The Lutheran
The monthly magazine of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.
www.thelutheran.org

National Association of Evangelicals
Values, mission, and manifesto of the 43,000 member churches of the NAE.
www.nae.net

National Baptist Convention, USA
The largest African American Christian denomination and the nation’s largest African American organization.
www.nationalbaptist.com

National Council of Churches of Christ
A broad ecumenical coalition of Christian churches, engaging 36 Protestant, Anglican, Orthodox, historic African-American and Living Peace denominations, and speaking to the critical issues of the world.
http://nationalcouncilofchurches.us/

NETWORK: A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby
A progressive lobby that works to influence Congress on issues of peace and justice based on Catholic Social Teaching.
www.networklobby.org

Orthodox Church in America
An English-speaking Orthodox Church with roots in Russian Orthodoxy which seeks to include a wide range of American Orthodox Christians.
www.oca.org

Presbyterian Church, USA
Beliefs and programs of America’s largest Presbyterian denomination; addresses the political, social, and ethical issues of today.
www.pcusa.org

Response
A bi-monthly publication by United Methodist Women on issues of mission work.
www.gbgm-umc.org

Sojourners: Faith, Politics, and Culture
A monthly magazine of the socially committed Evangelical movement.
www.sojo.net

Southern Baptist Convention
America’s largest Protestant denomination, a largely conservative Baptist consortium with over 42,000 member churches.
www.sbc.net

United Methodist Church
The mission, beliefs, history, policies, and social creed of the United Methodist Church, America’s third largest Christian denomination.
www.umc.org

United Methodist Women
One of the largest Protestant women’s organizations in the United States; offers programs, advocacy, mission work, and outreach.
http://www.unitedmethodistwomen.org/

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
A professional organization for Catholic bishops addressing issues of Catholic doctrine and education.
http://www.usccb.org/

Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
A women’s organization of 500,000 plus members; provides resources, programs, publications, events, and outreach.
www.womenoftheelca.org

Women’s Alliance for Theology, Ethics, and Ritual (WATER)
A feminist educational center which offers programs, publications, and workshops in order to promote social change.
http://www.waterwomensalliance.org/

World Council of Churches
A Geneva-based fellowship of over 340 member churches in 120 countries, representing the entire spectrum of Protestant and Orthodox churches.
www.oikoumene.org