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What’s next with the Iran nuclear deal?

Three panelists gathered by the Office of Public Witness for a webinar Wednesday discussed what Congress and the Biden administration ought to do to reduce human suffering in Iran brought on by both the pandemic and by U.S. sanctions, which prevent coronavirus vaccines, personal protection equipment and other necessities from reaching many of Iran’s nearly 85 million residents.

Escalation of tension in Iran draws concern

The Presbyterian Office of Public Witness is among several religious groups that have signed a letter expressing deep concern about what they see as an escalation of tensions between the United States and Iran.

Bringing light to the Upper Dark Forest

What do you think of when you see the word “Caucasian?” If you are not of Southwest Asian descent (Middle Eastern), it is probably the now-outmoded usage of referring to white people of European descent.

Matthew 25 in Iran

A reunion between a Peace Corps volunteer in Iran in the 1960s and one of her students recently made the national news.

Matthew 25 in Iran

A reunion between a Peace Corps volunteer in Iran in the 1960s and one of her students made the national news recently. 

Presbyterian UN Office addresses U.S.-Iran tensions

The Presbyterian Ministry at the United Nations is sending out a letter today to let the UN Security Council know the church’s view on recent tensions between the United States and Iran.

PC(USA) Washington office calls for diplomacy with Iran

The Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Office of Public Witness in Washington D.C. is urging members to contact their congressional representatives and ask them to oppose further military action against Iran without congressional approval.