Category Archives: Ecumenical News

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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12 Mar
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World Council of Churches Conference on World Mission and Evangelism

Patriarch Ignatius Mor Aphrem II to speak at WCC Conference on World Mission and Evangelism      Ignatius Mor Aphrem II, Patriarch of the Syriac Orthodox Church (2nd from the left) welcomed at CWME. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC His Holiness Ignatius ...

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05 Mar
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World Council of Churches

Gender justice exhibit in Scotland showcases women activists WCC deputy general secretary Isabel Apawo Phiri is one of the featured women in the exhibit.   An exhibit entitled “Faith in Gender Justice” will open in the Scottish Parliament on 8 ...

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05 Mar
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John Ogilvie Ecumenical Vespers

Friday 9th March 7 p.m. St Aloysius Church Rose St Glasgow.                                                           ...

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28 Feb
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World Council of Churches Mission and Evangelism

Special online issue of International Review of Mission offers African perspectives on Mission and Evangelism 28 February 2018 As the World Council of Churches (WCC) prepares to hold its next Conference on World Mission and Evangelism (CWME) in Arusha, Tanzania, ...

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26 Feb
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World Council of Churches Nrews

Arab religious leaders create first-ever platform for social cohesion Opening address by Ecumenical Patriarch His All-Holiness Bartholomew I. Photo: Marianne Ejdersten/WCC 26 February 2018 An “Interreligious Dialogue for Peace, Promoting Peaceful Coexistence & Common Citizenship”in Vienna on 26 February is creating ...

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17 Feb
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World Council of Churches, Pope Francis Day of Prayer for South Sudan

  WCC encourages participation in day of prayer for South Sudan, DRC 16 February 2018 The World Council of Churches (WCC) will participate in a day of prayer and fasting for South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo on ...

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14 Feb
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World Council of Churches Ecumenical Water Network

Seven Weeks for Water 2018 This week marks the start of Lent, and an official opening service for the Seven Weeks for Water will take place in Bogota next Wednesday! As you are aware, every year since 2008, during the Lent ...

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