Category Archives: Headline

16 Oct
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Pause for Hope Service

THURSDAY 25th October 2018 7pm Renfield St Stephen’s Church of Scotland 260 Bath St Glasgow G2 4JP An Ecumenical Service to bring together in prayer those affected by all forms of cancer, their loved ones and carers To remember those ...

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27 Sep
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Canonisation of Oscar Romero

An Ecumenical Evening Service of Thanksgiving for the Witness of Archbishop Oscar Romero 1917-1980 Óscar Arnulfo Romero y Galdámez was a prelate of the Catholic Church in El Salvador, who served as the fourth Archbishop of San Salvador. He spoke ...

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03 Sep
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World Council of Churches Mourns Death of Bishop John Victor Samuel

  WCC mourns death of Bishop John Victor Samuel Bishop John Victor Samuel. Photo: CCA.   “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.” Matthew 5:9 Bishop John Victor Samuel, age 87, one of the pioneers of ...

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08 Aug
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WCC 70TH Anniversary Celebration in Netherlands

WCC to celebrate 70th anniversary in the Netherlands WCC 1st Assembly, Amsterdam 1948. 08 August 2018 During a 23 August service in the Netherlands in the Nieuwe Kerk, a 15th-century church in Amsterdam, World Council of Churches (WCC) leaders will ...

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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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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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