Author Stephen Allen
Stephen Allen is Associate Secretary, Justice Ministries, The Presbyterian Church in Canada
Statements and policies on peacemaking (and other issues) are considered and approved (or not) by the General Assembly of The Presbyterian Church in Canada. General Assembly is the highest court in the church.
The Presbyterian Church in Canada affirms the Sovereignty of God over all creation. Human beings are created in the image of God.
Living Faith is a subordinate standard of The Presbyterian Church in Canada. Subordinate standards are confessional standards subordinate to scripture in the life of the church. Living Faith has this to say about peace:
Christ, the Prince of Peace calls his followers to seek peace in the