Skip to main content

Stated Clerk

Stated Clerk

Monthly Column

stated clerks monthly column

Each month the Stated Clerk of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) writes a column of general interest for the church-at-large.

Read more.

members of Anchorage Presbyterian Church pose with a We Chose Welcome sign

Members of Anchorage Presbyterian Church


Calling Each Other ‘In’: Racial Justice and the PC(USA)

Unbound: An Interactive Journal of Christian Social Justice recently published an interview with the Stated Clerk regarding the PC(USA), race relations of the past and present, and where he's hoping to see us go. Read more.

National Council of Churches Podcast

This interview with Stated Clerk Gradye Parsons gives a sense of Gradye’s vision for the church, its role in the National Council of Churches, and how he views his tenure as Stated Clerk and the man who has been nominated to follow him, Rev. J. Herbert Nelson. Listen now.

News & Statements

View More

About the Stated Clerk

Stated Clerk Gradye Parsons

The Stated Clerk of the General Assembly is the Chief Executive of the Office of the General Assembly. This department manages Stated Clerk's correspondence and travel schedule, provides staff services to the Committee on the Office of the General Assembly, provides personnel management for the Office of the General Assembly and manages the budget for the Office of the General Assembly.