Category Archives: Headline

02 May
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Church of Scotland General Assembly 2018

General Assembly 2018 The Blue Book The Blue Book contains the council and committee reports commissioners need to take part in the General Assembly discussions. The Church of Scotland is holding its annual General Assembly from 19-25 May 2018 at ...

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26 Apr
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Buddhists observe Vesakh

WCC extends greetings as Buddhists observe Vesakh Vesakh ceremony in Uttaradit, Thailand, 1998.   As many Buddhists prepare to observe Vesakh on 29 April – a day commemorating the life and legacy of Gautama Buddha – WCC general secretary Rev. ...

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26 Apr
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World Council of Churches

WCC condemns attacks during violent week Photo: Albin Hillert/World Council of Churches 25 April 2018 World Council of Churches (WCC) general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit condemned attacks across the world that have occurred during a violent week during ...

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25 Apr
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World Council of Churches, Global Christian Forum

        Global Christian Forum builds trust between Christian traditions says WCC general secretary Rev. Dr Odair Pedroso Mateus, Director of the WCC’s Faith and Order Commission at the GCF Third Global Gathering in Bogota. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC ...

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18 Apr
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World Council of Churches

    Film recognized for highlighting human rights in DRC The WCC, along with sister organizations and partners, has a long-standing commitment to working for peace in the DRC. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC 18 April 2018 The feature-length documentary “Maman Colonelle,” ...

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26 Mar
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World Council of Churches Seven Weeks for Water 2018

    Seven Weeks for Water 2018 As you are aware, every year since 2008, during the Lent season, we at the Ecumenical Water Network try to connect with our constituencies – churches, faith based organizations and individuals – through the Seven ...

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21 Mar
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World Council of Churches Seven Weeks for Water

  Seven Weeks for Water 2018   As you are aware, every year since 2008, during the Lent season, we at the Ecumenical Water Network try to connect with our constituencies – churches, faith based organizations and individuals – through the Seven Weeks ...

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12 Mar
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World Council of Churches

Tveit: Cardinal Lehmann worked tirelessly for unity Cardinal Karl Lehmann. Photo: Raimond Spekking, 2014. Cardinal Karl Lehmann, the former head of Germany’s Catholic Bishops Conference, died on 11 March. He was 81. As bishop of Mainz from 1983 to 2016, ...

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