General Synod

General Synod 33 To Be A Virtual Experience


To keep everyone safe, the 33rd General Synod will be held virtually. This means EVERYONE can attend! If you’ve always wanted to see our covenantal denomination in action- this is your chance! Save the Date: July 11-18, 2021.

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Registration Opens April 13, 2021!


Synod_33In this video, Rev. Karen Georgia Thompson, General Synod Administrator, discusses this year’s virtual General Synod and the amazing opportunities it presents the Church to worship together.

Resolutions: Several General Synod resolutions are being readied for review. Find out what delegates will be considering when business is called to order in July.  Read more >>

Call for Virtual Choir: Announcing the formation of four General Synod Virtual Choirs! Learn the details and how to volunteer. Act fast! The deadline to volunteer is February 19, 2021.

General Synod 32

Every two years, General Synod brings together thousands of faithful members of the United Church of Christ for formal church witness, inspirational worship, and fellowship with friends (new and old).

Learn more about what happened at General Synod 32 in a Webinar created by the NH Delegation.

It can be viewed on the New Hampshire Conference YouTube Channel at:


One of the Resolutions we have been following closely, here in New Hampshire, is a Resolution of Witness calling On The United States to “pull Back From The Brink” and prevent nuclear war.  The complete resolution brought to General Synod 32 can be viewed at:  The New Hampshire Conference will also be considering a resolution on this topic at Annual Meeting 2019.  To learn more, watch this video/webinar on the topic, created by the Peace with Justice Advocates Mission Group.

Review all the Resolutions under consideration at:

Resources for New Hampshire Delegates:

Read the Official Call to Synod from John C. Dorhauer, General Minister and President, United Church of Christ.
(Posted December 20, 2018)

The Executive Committee of the Board of Directors of the United Church of Christ, on Monday, November 20, 2017, approved the Distribution of Delegates to the Thirty-second General Synod. Click here to see the appropriate document.