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Summer school on role of communication in building just peaceNorthern Caribbean University (Manchester, Jamaica), the Friedrich-Alexander-Un
Summer school on role of communication in building just peace
Ekklesia / Posted yesterday
Northern Caribbean University (Manchester, Jamaica), the Friedrich-Alexander-University, Erlangen-Nuremberg (Germany) the World Council of Churches (Geneva, Switzerland) and the World Association for Christian Communication (WACC). The faculty... Read more
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Christian Today
Religious organisations urged to step up work to end Aidswe don't have the funding," she said. "You are called to finish the task that y
Religious organisations urged to step up work to end Aids
Christian Today / Posted 2 days ago
we don't have the funding," she said. "You are called to finish the task that you started." Ahead of the conference, the World Council of Churches (WCC) issued a pastoral letter reaffirming its commitment to ending Aids by 2030. "We are urged by... Read more
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WCC calls for prayer and action in the wake of Nice atrocityThe acting General Secretary of the World Council of Churches (WCC), Georges Le
WCC calls for prayer and action in the wake of Nice atrocity
Ekklesia / Posted 7 days ago
The acting General Secretary of the World Council of Churches (WCC), Georges Lemopoulos, has called for prayer and acts of common caring following a murderous attack on holiday makers in the southern French city of Nice. According to the Agence... Read more
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WCC condemns escalating racial violence in the USAThe World Council of Churches (WCC) has offered prayers for peace in the USA wh
WCC condemns escalating racial violence in the USA
Ekklesia / Posted 12 days ago
The World Council of Churches (WCC) has offered prayers for peace in the USA while condemning acts of violence in recent days that have shocked the nation and people around the world. Two recent fatal police shootings of black men in Louisiana and... Read more
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Ekklesia
Women bring open minds and honest words to Ghana workshopwhat they want as mothers, as widows, as single parents, and as God’s children?
Women bring open minds and honest words to Ghana workshop
Ekklesia / Posted 15 days ago
what they want as mothers, as widows, as single parents, and as God’s children?” Ayoko Bahun-Wilson, coordinator for the World Council of Churches Ecumenical HIV and AIDS Initiatives and Advocacy (WCC-EHAIA), West Africa region, helps women... Read more
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FOX News
This July Fourth, America should declare independence from Palestinian Terrorthat the actual numbers of Holocaust victims “inflated.” US State Department,
This July Fourth, America should declare independence from Palestinian Terror
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
that the actual numbers of Holocaust victims “inflated.” US State Department, EU, Mideast Quartet, Human Rights NGOs, World Council of Churches: These frontline global players have a common denominator when it comes to Palestinian... Read more
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Deseret News
Overcoming their estrangement: How Orthodox churches came togetherBulgaria and Georgia) have struggled to communicate or cooperate with any Chris
Overcoming their estrangement: How Orthodox churches came together
Deseret News / Posted 23 days ago
Bulgaria and Georgia) have struggled to communicate or cooperate with any Christian church whatsoever, withdrawing from the World Council of Churches in recent years. The same is true of the Patriarchate of Moscow, whose primate Patriarch Kirill met... Read more
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New member churches welcomed to World Council of ChurchesThe World Council of Churches (WCC) has welcomed three new member churches to t
New member churches welcomed to World Council of Churches
Ekklesia / Posted 25 days ago
The World Council of Churches (WCC) has welcomed three new member churches to the ecumenical fellowship and also admitted two others to interim membership status. The action, taken by the WCC Central Committee at its June 20-28 meeting in Trondheim,... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Historic Orthodox Council ends with upbeat but cautious messageof maintaining or allegedly defending true Orthodoxy." It said most Orthodox c
Historic Orthodox Council ends with upbeat but cautious message
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 25 days ago
of maintaining or allegedly defending true Orthodoxy." It said most Orthodox churches were members of the Geneva-based World Council of Churches, "contributing with all means at their disposal." However, it added that the churches of Georgia... Read more
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The Manila Times
Ecumenical and interreligious ‘Recommendations for Conduct’and interreligious ‘Recommendations for Conduct’June 23, 2016 10:42 pm SOMETHI
Ecumenical and interreligious ‘Recommendations for Conduct’
The Manila Times / Posted 29 days ago
and interreligious ‘Recommendations for Conduct’June 23, 2016 10:42 pm SOMETHING that the Roman Catholic Church, the World Council of Churches (WCC) and World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), as well as scholars and believers from African... Read more
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Christian Today
WCC: Church commended for 'generous response' to refugeeshas been a witness of a "sensitive and generous response" to the refugee crisis
WCC: Church commended for 'generous response' to refugees
Christian Today / Posted 29 days ago
has been a witness of a "sensitive and generous response" to the refugee crisis, according to the Anglican moderator of the World Council of Churches (WCC). The church must move from nostalgia to action and justice for the overlooked, said Dr Agnes... Read more
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Churches call for intensified efforts on World Refugee Daythrough a partnership of the Conference of European Churches, the Churches’ Com
Churches call for intensified efforts on World Refugee Day
Ekklesia / Posted 1 months ago
through a partnership of the Conference of European Churches, the Churches’ Commission for Migrants in Europe, the World Council of Churches, and the Protestant Church in the Netherlands. * The World Council of Churches promotes Christian... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Orthodox Council opens with call for unityKurt Koch, chairman of the Vatican's Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian
Orthodox Council opens with call for unity
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 1 months ago
Kurt Koch, chairman of the Vatican's Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, alongside observers from the World Council of Churches and non-Orthodox denominations. In a June 19 noon prayer in Rome's St. Peter's Square, Pope... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Profile - Meet Olasupo Ayokunle, New President of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CANWorld Alliance VII. Member, Membership Committee, Baptist World Alliance VIII
Profile - Meet Olasupo Ayokunle, New President of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
World Alliance VII. Member, Membership Committee, Baptist World Alliance VIII. Member, Nominating & Governance Committee, World Council of Churches, Geneva IX. Member, Central Working Committee of the World Council of Churches (The highest... Read more
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Pan-African women commit to ending hunger and povertyWomen’s Ecumenical Empowerment Network (PAWEEN), sponsored by the Ecumenical Th
Pan-African women commit to ending hunger and poverty
Ekklesia / Posted 1 months ago
Women’s Ecumenical Empowerment Network (PAWEEN), sponsored by the Ecumenical Theological Education Programme of the World Council of Churches (WCC). The ecumenical and intergenerational consultation was convened by Bread for the World, the... Read more

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