Category Archives: World Council of Churches

07 Sep
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World Council of Churches

      Joint WCC-Catholic working group concludes plenary meeting Rev. Dr Martin Robra in conversation with other members of the Joint Working Group. Photo: Philippa Hitchen/WCC 07 September 2018 In the German city of Augsburg, which embodies memories of ...

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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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25 Aug
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WCC Weekly News

17 – 23 August 2018 Pilgrims gather from far and wide to celebrate 70 years of WCC Hundreds of people gathered from across the world for an ecumenical prayer service at the Nieuwe Kerk, a 15th-century church in Amsterdam, to celebrate the ...

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23 Aug
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World Council of Churches Walk of Peace

Walk of Peace draws hopeful – and young – crowd in Amsterdam Flame of peace, carried by participants of Peace walk in Amsterdam. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC 23 August 2018 A “Walk of Peace” on 23 August in Amsterdam gathered hundreds ...

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23 Aug
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World Council of Churches Love Will Find a Way

“Love will find a way” Prof. Dr Mechteld Jansen, rector of the Protestant Theological University and Dr Agnes Abuom, moderator of the WCC Central Committee at a symposium. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC 23 August 2018 World Council of Churches (WCC) leaders ...

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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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06 Aug
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World Council of Churches

  Zimbabwe’s churches strike note of reconciliation and patience in crucial post-election period   Press Conference by the Zimbabwe Council of Churches (ZCC) on the aftermath of the just concluded Hamonised General Election and the emerging tensions in the land ...

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31 Jul
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WCC Educating Pastors for Ecumenical Leadership for the 21st Century

#WCC70: Educating pastors for ecumenical leadership for the 21st century Former Ecumenical Institute student His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew with students in the chapel at Bossey during WCC 70th anniversary celebrations on 17 June 2018. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC In 2018 ...

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