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walesonline
Archbishop of Wales Dr Barry Morgan announces his retirementconsecrated as Bishop of Bangor in 1993 and Bishop of Llandaff in 1999. He als
Archbishop of Wales Dr Barry Morgan announces his retirement
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
consecrated as Bishop of Bangor in 1993 and Bishop of Llandaff in 1999. He also served on the Central Committee of the World Council of Churches and on the Primates Standing Committee of the Anglican Communion. Read More Dr Morgan is Pro... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deadly Ethiopia Skirmishes Worry ChurchesEthiopia's largest ethnic group, and spread to the second largest ethnic group,
Deadly Ethiopia Skirmishes Worry Churches
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Ethiopia's largest ethnic group, and spread to the second largest ethnic group, the Amhara. Peter Prove, director of the World Council of Churches Commission of the Churches on International Affairs, mourned the lives of those who perished during... Read more
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Ekklesia
Nigerian Christians and Muslims open historic peace centresaid he believed the centre could potentially become a model for conflict resol
Nigerian Christians and Muslims open historic peace centre
Ekklesia / Posted 3 days ago
said he believed the centre could potentially become a model for conflict resolution in other parts of the world. The World Council of Churches (WCC) General Secretary, the Rev Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, also delivered remarks at the official... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Luther’s ghostsits sister Lutheran churches elsewhere, carries a long history of antisemitic b
Luther’s ghosts
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 8 days ago
its sister Lutheran churches elsewhere, carries a long history of antisemitic baggage, underpinned by its membership of the World Council of Churches which supports the BDS and condemns Christian Zionists who are sympathetic to the Jewish state. In... Read more
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Ekklesia
Faith groups call for land rights and equityCanada on 9-14 August 2016 “Land creates an ecology of life…it is about relati
Faith groups call for land rights and equity
Ekklesia / Posted 9 days ago
Canada on 9-14 August 2016 “Land creates an ecology of life…it is about relationships,” reflected Bishop Mark MacDonald, World Council of Churches president for North America and the National Indigenous Bishop of the Anglican Church of Canada. He... Read more
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Ekklesia
Promoting disability-inclusive development in East Africawith Disabilities in Rwanda and was organised in cooperation with the Japan Int
Promoting disability-inclusive development in East Africa
Ekklesia / Posted 13 days ago
with Disabilities in Rwanda and was organised in cooperation with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). The World Council of Churches Ecumenical Disability Advocates Network (EDAN) was invited to make a presentation on disability... Read more
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Christian Today
Pakistan: Churches offer prayers after suicide bomb attack kills 70blast. However, according to Reuters, analysts say ISIS' claim is "unconvincing
Pakistan: Churches offer prayers after suicide bomb attack kills 70
Christian Today / Posted 16 days ago
blast. However, according to Reuters, analysts say ISIS' claim is "unconvincing". International affairs director of the World Council of Churches, Peter Prove, on Monday offered prayers and condolences to the families of the... Read more
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Prayer and hope mark anniversary of atomic bombingswith a combined death toll estimated at more than 225,000 people. Noting the a
Prayer and hope mark anniversary of atomic bombings
Ekklesia / Posted 20 days ago
with a combined death toll estimated at more than 225,000 people. Noting the anniversary, Peter Prove, director of the World Council of Churches’ (WCC) Commission of the Churches on International Affairs (CCIA), commented: “With a prayer for... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Bulletin Boardher experiences in Israel and Palestine at 6 p.m. Monday at Messiah. Pastor Na
Bulletin Board
The Mining Journal / Posted 21 days ago
her experiences in Israel and Palestine at 6 p.m. Monday at Messiah. Pastor Nancy was part of a team sponsored by the World Council of Churches that provided protective presence at checkpoints, schools, demolitions and demonstrations. This... Read more
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Christian Today
Church leaders appeal for calm as elections approach in South AfricaPlaatjies Van Huffel, of the General Synod of the Uniting Reformed Church in So
Church leaders appeal for calm as elections approach in South Africa
Christian Today / Posted 28 days ago
Plaatjies Van Huffel, of the General Synod of the Uniting Reformed Church in Southern Africa and a president of the World Council of Churches, said that during apartheid the media played a huge role in covering Church opposition, and... Read more
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Ekklesia
Japan attack demands affirmation of all human life says WCCA murderous attack on disabled people in Japan has brought condemnation and con
Japan attack demands affirmation of all human life says WCC
Ekklesia / Posted 29 days ago
A murderous attack on disabled people in Japan has brought condemnation and condolences from the World Council of Churches (WCC). News accounts of the murders of 19 mentally disabled persons, aged 18 to 70, at the Tsukui Yamayure-en centre in... Read more
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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 1 months ago
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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