Category Archives: World Council of Churches

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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30 Jul
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World Council of Churches News

WCC deputy general secretary commends experience, spirituality within Christian Council of Mozambique World Council of Churches (WCC) deputy general secretary Dr Isabel Apawo Phiri joined the 64th General Conference and 70th Anniversary of the Christian Council of Mozambique in June. ...

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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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21 May
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World Council of Churches Global Conference

Global conference on promoting peace cultivates ‘one human family’ WCC general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit addressing the conference “Promoting Peace Together”. Photo: Ivars Kupcis/WCC 21 May 2019 At a conference with the theme “Promoting Peace Together” held in ...

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24 Apr
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World Council of Churches News

South Sudanese church leaders offer peace as Easter gift to their people Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC 23 April 2019 * By Fredrick Nzwili As Christians worldwide prepare to mark Easter weekend, South Sudanese church leaders have offered peace as a gift ...

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01 Apr
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Lent Devotionals

‘Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.’ (Matthew 5:9) Let the rain come and wash away the ancient grudges,  the bitter hatreds held and nurtured over generations. Let the rain wash away the memory of ...

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01 Apr
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World Council of Churches

WCC general secretary: “We believe in God’s love” Photo: Albin Hillert/World Council of Churches 31 March 2019 On 31 March at the Hollywood United Methodist Church, in a sermon entitled “The Two Brothers,” World Council of Churches (WCC) general secretary ...

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21 Mar
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World Council of Churches

  Your eyes saw my unformed body; all the days ordained for me were written in your book before one of them came to be. (Psalm 139:16) To walk through the slums of Karachi, Pakistan, is something you never forget. ...

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