Category Archives: World Council of Churches

20 Jul
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Fearless Ecumenism is Grounded in One’s Own Belief

INTERVIEW: ‘One Should Fear Ecumenism Only If It’s Not Grounded in His Own Belief’ Dean of Ecumenical Institute at Bossey explains at what point ecumenism is following Pope’s visits to Geneva and Bari July 19, 2018 06:00Deborah Castellano LubovInterviews “There ...

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04 Jul
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WCC All Africa Conference of Churches

WCC general secretary speaks on unity, love at AACC assembly Photo: AACC 03 July 2018 World Council of Churches (WCC) general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit spoke on “The Oneness of the Ecumenical Movement” at the All Africa Conference ...

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28 Jun
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World Council of Churches

  God’s gift economy is key to churches’ mission Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, general secretary of the WCC at the Council meeting of the Lutheran World Federation. Photo: Albin Hillert/LWF 28 June 2018 The WCC general secretary of the ...

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22 Jun
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WCC Ecumenical Meeting with Pope Francis

Pope, WCC leaders share platform at ecumenical meeting Pope Francis gives blessing at the ecumenical prayer service with religious leaders from all over the world. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC 21 June 2018 Pope Francis joined the general secretary of the World ...

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18 Jun
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WCC Stories of Transformation

Fellow pilgrims share stories of transformation Rev. Frank Chikane, moderator of the WCC’s Commission of the Churches on International Affairs. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC “The pilgrim experience is one great communal prayer by walking together”, said Rev. Dr Fernando Enns, speaking ...

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18 Jun
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WCC Celebrates 70th Anniversary

“Today is a day of joy and dancing” – North and South Koreans join in symbol of unity Christians from North and South Korea sing together during celebrations of the 70th anniversary of the WCC. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC In a ...

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17 Jun
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World Association for Christian Communication

Christian communication group says media coverage affects response to social justice issues Philip Lee, general secretary of the World Association for Christian Communication. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC 16 June 2018 Mass media can play a positive role in creating attitudes of ...

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17 Jun
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WCC Commission on Faith and Order

Work for church unity includes breaking down barriers that divide humanity Rev. Dr Odair Pedroso Mateus, director of the Faith and Order Commission of the WCC. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC Work for the unity of the church is inseparable from work ...

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