Category Archives: Ecumenism

06 Apr
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Churches Together in Britain and Ireland Joint Holy Week Statement

    Holy Week Statement from British and Irish Church Leaders God’s world is in the midst of an unprecedented crisis. In the nations that make up Britain and Ireland the Covid-19 virus continues to affect people at an alarming ...

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18 Oct
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Saint John Henry Newman

To celebrate the Canonisation of John Henry Newman in Rome on 13th Oct. 2019, please see the prayer below and the words of John Henry Newman himself. Remember him in the words of Lead Kindly Light, which he wrote in ...

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16 Jul
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World Council of Churches News

  5 – 11 July 2019 The story of an historic gift from Pope Francis “It’s a step forward towards unity” Archbishop Job of Telmessos, who serves as permanent representative of the Ecumenical Patriarchate to the World Council of Churches (WCC), ...

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18 Mar
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Lent Devotionals

‘So God created mankind in his own image; in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them.’ (Genesis 1:27) William Wordsworth said that we emerge from the womb ‘trailing clouds of glory’. What modern life ...

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18 Dec
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Carols For Peace 2018

All photographs are by and copyright of Paul McSherry 07770 393960@Paulmcsherry2 And finally Max, celebrating his first Carols for Peace and his first Christmas with members of his family. Glasgow Churches Together would like to thank the Lord Provost’s Office, ...

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09 Nov
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Rev Dr Laurence Arthur Whitley

Dr Laurence Whitley, former Minister of Glasgow Cathedral, died at home on Sunday 4th Nov 2018. Laurence is survived by his dearly loved wife Catherine, daughter Hilary and son Edward. Laurence was a giant in the field of Ecumenism, as ...

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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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