Category Archives: Ecumenical News

27 Aug
0

Colloquium on Christians and Jews

    Following a weekend at Conforti, Coatbridge a few photographs of participants and a brief report     A brilliant, informative, authoritative and challenging colloquium led by Fr. David Neuhaus, who was born in South Africa to German Jewish ...

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18 Aug
0

World Council of Churches

After a van ploughed through a crowd in a popular tourist area of Barcelona, Spain, on 17 August, World Council of Churches (WCC) general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit called for an end to attacks on innocent people and ...

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10 Aug
0

World Council of Churches News

A cycling pilgrimage of justice and peace A break at the Rhine Falls in Schaffhausen. © Sibylle Klem/ Evangelical Church in Baden A group of Protestant pilgrims are exercising their legs in an untypical fashion these days: by stepping in ...

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11 Jul
0

Dr. Laurence Whitley Retires

Dr Whitley and his wife Catherine below with members of the congregation who attended his final service on Sunday 9th July in Glasgow Cathedral. The Cathedral was full with people from all walks of life and all parts of the ...

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16 Jun
0

Homeless Jesus Sculpture finds a Home in Glasgow

Based on Matthew 25; “Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me. Timothy Schmalz drew his inspiration from these words when he designed the Homeless ...

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09 Jun
0

World Council of Churches Executive Committee

  WCC Executive Committee to focus on unity The WCC Executive Committee. © Marianne Ejdersten/WCC Jun 08, 2017 The World Council of Churches (WCC) Executive Committee is meeting at the Ecumenical Institute in Bossey this week from 7-12 June, focusing ...

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06 Jun
0

World Council of Churches News

  Pentecost is time to pray for unity and just peace © Ben Gray/WCC Jun 05, 2017 This text will be available in French, German, Spanish, Arabic and Hebrew on 6 June. The fellowship and unity that Jesus’ disciples once ...

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23 May
0

Messages and Prayers from the Methodist Church

The Revd Dr Roger Walton, President of the Methodist Conference and Vice-President, Rachel Lampard, have responded to last night’s attack in Manchester. Andrew Lunn, Chair of Manchester and Stockport District, and Peter Martin, Chair of Bolton and Rochdale District, have written a ...

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