Category Archives: News

12 Feb
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Media Invitation: Official Visit of H.H Patriarch of Ethiopia Abune Matthias I

WCC general secretary Olav Fykse Tveit with Patriarch Abune Matthias in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2013. 01 February 2017 The World Council of Churches welcomes His Holiness Abune Matthias I, Patriarch of  Ethiopia, Echegue of the See of St. Teklehaimanot, at ...

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12 Feb
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World Council of Churches

Education for Peace focus of WCC-Roman Catholic meeting The staff members of the Office of Interreligious Dialogue and Cooperation of the WCC as well as their colleagues from the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, held their annual meeting on 30-31 ...

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09 Feb
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The Most Rev David Chillingworth announces his retirement

The Most Rev David Chillingworth has today announced that he will retire as Bishop of St Andrews, Dunkeld & Dunblane and as Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church at the end of July this year. Bishop David was consecrated Bishop ...

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08 Feb
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World Church News – Methodist

In this special edition of World Church News, we join with partners around the world as they celebrate major anniversaries.   Celebrating 200 Years of Methodist Presence in Haiti  In a letter dated 18 July 1815, President Alexander Pétion invited ...

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30 Jan
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SCPO News – January 2017

Church Leaders and Representatives meet the First Minister For SCPO the New Year started with a meeting between the First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon MSP, and church leaders and representatives from 10 Scottish denominations. This annual meeting is a chance for ...

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30 Jan
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“When everybody is building walls, the church can build bridges”

30 January 2017 During the visit to Iraq on 20-24 January, a delegation of church leaders shared the findings and recommendations of a recent study exploring the specific needs of displaced people in Iraq and Syria. The delegation also learned ...

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28 Jan
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The Mass of our Celtic Roots 2017

The Mass of our Celtic Roots 2017 Sunday 29th January at 4.00 p.m. in St Aloysius, Garnethill. All welcome For more Details click here 

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28 Jan
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The Week Ahead

“Let me be laid aside for you” The Vice-President of the Methodist Conference, Rachel Lampard, gave a personal and inspiring address at this year’s annual Methodist Parliamentary Covenant Service which took place last week. You can read her reflection on the ...

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