Category Archives: Ecumenism

04 Jul
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Churches Together in Britain and Ireland Newsletter, Witnessing Together June

Churches call for end to ‘hostile environment’. CTBI is looking to recruit for a newly created position of Executive Officer for Justice and Inclusion.  Closing date 29th June 2018. This year Sea Sunday is marked on 8 July 2018.  It is ...

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04 Jul
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WCC Jamaican Churches Campaign

Jamaican churches campaign to end violence against women and girls Rev. Gary Harriott spoke on Thursdays in Black at the 2018 WCC Central Committee meeting. Photo: Ivars Kupcis/WCC 04 July 2018 Rev. Gary Harriott knows there is a problem with ...

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04 Jul
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WCC All Africa Conference of Churches

WCC general secretary speaks on unity, love at AACC assembly Photo: AACC 03 July 2018 World Council of Churches (WCC) general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit spoke on “The Oneness of the Ecumenical Movement” at the All Africa Conference ...

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04 Jul
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WCC Next Steps on the Ecumenical Path

Stout shoes, not warm gloves, needed for the next steps on the ecumenical path WCC general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit greets Pope Francis as he arrives at the Ecumenical Centre in Geneva. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC 03 July 2018 ...

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02 Jul
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ACTS Transition Group Prayer Requests

  Action of Churches Together in Scotland Transition Group Prayer Requests   Following a review carried out in late 2017, a Transition Group is developing its thinking about what ACTS should do and what it should look like in order ...

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28 Jun
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World Council of Churches

  God’s gift economy is key to churches’ mission Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, general secretary of the WCC at the Council meeting of the Lutheran World Federation. Photo: Albin Hillert/LWF 28 June 2018 The WCC general secretary of the ...

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22 Jun
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WCC Ecumenical Meeting with Pope Francis

Pope, WCC leaders share platform at ecumenical meeting Pope Francis gives blessing at the ecumenical prayer service with religious leaders from all over the world. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC 21 June 2018 Pope Francis joined the general secretary of the World ...

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18 Jun
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WCC Stories of Transformation

Fellow pilgrims share stories of transformation Rev. Frank Chikane, moderator of the WCC’s Commission of the Churches on International Affairs. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC “The pilgrim experience is one great communal prayer by walking together”, said Rev. Dr Fernando Enns, speaking ...

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