of war and those designated as enemies;
7. to encourage members and congregations, especially those near military installations and arms factories, to provide spiritual and legal assistance to those who seek to change their activities related to war. Mennonite Central Committee Canada (MCCC) Statement on the Persian Gulf War January 19, 1991
We, the members of Mennonite Central Committee Canada (MCCC), assembled in our annual meeting in Clearbrook, British Columbia, are adopting this statement with regard to the current Persian Gulf war, in order to express some of our concerns, to identify certain actions we plan to take, and to communicate with our supporting churches.
We are profoundly saddened by the outbreak of this war. For people in the…