Category Archives: Statements

Response to what is happening in Israel and Palestine

February 13, 2024 Response to happenings in Israel & Palestine The REA Board of Directors has met several times in recent months to discern our most appropriate response as a membership organization about the happenings in Israel & Palestine. The … Continue reading

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REA Statement on Tragedy in Seoul

We are deeply distressed by the news from South Korea on Saturday October 30th and sincerely mourn the death of over 150 people in this tragic incident where Halloween festivities were taking place. Our thoughts and prayers are with the … Continue reading

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REA statement on racism and hate crimes against Asian Americans

PDF Version The Religious Education Association condemns anti-Asian racism, and the shooting of eight people including six Asian American women in Atlanta on March 16th, 2021. The tragic and senseless murder in a violent hate crime is the result of … Continue reading

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REA Statement on the Murder of George Floyd

[This statement was issued on June 4, 2020. It is also available as a PDF document.] REA Statement on the Murder of George FloydMinneapolis, Minnesota, USAMay 25, 2020 The Religious Education Association condemns the killings of Black men, women, and … Continue reading

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REA COVID-19 update

As the world struggles to respond to the challenges arising from COVID-19, REA wants you to know that we, too, are seeking to respond in ways that are faithful to our commitments and mission. It is not yet clear whether we will … Continue reading

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REA Statement on the Mosque Attack in Christchurch, NZ

Today the Steering Committee of the Board of the Religious Education Association issued a statement on the mosque attack in Christchurch, NZ. We urge you to share it widely.

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REA Board statement on REA2018

Today the Board of the Religious Education Association has issued a formal statement on feedback received in relation to REA Annual Meeting 2018.

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REA Statement on the synagogue attack in Pittsburgh

Today the Steering Committee of the Board of the Religious Education Association issued the following statement. We urge you to share it widely. REA Statement on the Synagogue Attack in Pittsburgh The Religious Education Association (REA) is shocked and saddened … Continue reading

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