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Office of General Counsel

Office of General Counsel

The Office of General Counsel provides legal assistance, resources, and advice to leaders in all areas of ministry within the church. The online resources provide general guidance to be used with advice from counsel.

The Office of General Counsel seeks to uphold the Mission Initiatives and Enduring Principles of Community of Christ by developing legal resources, overseeing church legal matters, and providing ongoing advice and counsel to church members, officers, leaders, and pastors. Central to the ministry of the Office of General Counsel is the call to make Responsible Choices that contribute to God’s purposes, promote justice, and uphold the Worth of All Persons while pursuing God’s peaceable kingdom.