I am currious about the United Church of Christ. Part of my evaluation of politicians are what faith they are and thier beliefs. Of course I look for a solid Christian background. Recently I have found that the Gov. of my state as well as presidential candidate Obama are both members of the United Church of Christ.I have looked on thier web site and they seem to promote gay and lesbian marriage as well as other things that to me are not only very un Catholic but un Christian. Am I wrong?
Thank You Father
Answer by Fr.Stephen F. Torraco on 1/16/2008:
The United Church of Christ is the "umbrella" for those Congregationalist churches who have opted to belong to this federation of churches. In principle, a Congregationalist