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Ekklesia
Expert focus on religious freedom, literacy and diplomacyspecial rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief, the delegation of the Euro
Expert focus on religious freedom, literacy and diplomacy
Ekklesia / Posted 2 days ago
special rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief, the delegation of the European Union to the UN in Geneva and the World Council of Churches (WCC). The meeting was moderated by Ahmed Shaheed, professor of human rights at the University of... Read more
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New Kerala
Senior UN officials seek accountability for human trafficking crimes in forced migration - newkerala.com #123145Minister for Foreign Affairs of Spain; Inigo Lambertini, Deputy Permanent Repre
Senior UN officials seek accountability for human trafficking crimes in forced migration - newkerala.com #123145
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Spain; Inigo Lambertini, Deputy Permanent Representative of Italy; Rudelmar Bueno de Faria, World Council of Churches Representative to the UN; and Faisal Bin Muaammar, Secretary General of the International Dialogue... Read more
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Ekklesia
Roman Catholic-WCC working group focus on peacebuilding and migrantsRoman Catholic and World Council of Churches (WCC) representatives are forging
Roman Catholic-WCC working group focus on peacebuilding and migrants
Ekklesia / Posted 6 days ago
Roman Catholic and World Council of Churches (WCC) representatives are forging new ways of working together on today’s most pressing issues. The Joint Working Group (JWG) of the WCC and the Roman Catholic Church, held its latest annual meeting from... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Whose finger on the nuclear trigger?Catholics, the Pope has strongly denounced these evil weapons of mass destructi
Whose finger on the nuclear trigger?
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 10 days ago
Catholics, the Pope has strongly denounced these evil weapons of mass destruction, as have Protestant leaders from the World Council of Churches. The worldwide Pugwash movement, the Red Cross and Red Crescent organizations, Parliamentarians for... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Whose finger on the nuclear trigger?Catholics, the Pope has strongly denounced these evil weapons of mass destructi
Whose finger on the nuclear trigger?
Chatham Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Catholics, the Pope has strongly denounced these evil weapons of mass destruction, as have Protestant leaders from the World Council of Churches. The worldwide Pugwash movement, the Red Cross and Red Crescent organizations, Parliamentarians for... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Whose finger on the nuclear trigger?Catholics, the Pope has strongly denounced these evil weapons of mass destructi
Whose finger on the nuclear trigger?
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 10 days ago
Catholics, the Pope has strongly denounced these evil weapons of mass destruction, as have Protestant leaders from the World Council of Churches. The worldwide Pugwash movement, the Red Cross and Red Crescent organizations, Parliamentarians for... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Whose finger on the nuclear trigger?Catholics, the Pope has strongly denounced these evil weapons of mass destructi
Whose finger on the nuclear trigger?
Sarnia Observer / Posted 10 days ago
Catholics, the Pope has strongly denounced these evil weapons of mass destruction, as have Protestant leaders from the World Council of Churches. The worldwide Pugwash movement, the Red Cross and Red Crescent organizations, Parliamentarians for... Read more
3 related stories
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Christian Today
Christian groups slam Israel over Gaza 'prison', call on US to cut military aidas having 'prison-like' conditions. In a joint statement following a "consulta
Christian groups slam Israel over Gaza 'prison', call on US to cut military aid
Christian Today / Posted 10 days ago
as having 'prison-like' conditions. In a joint statement following a "consultation on the Holy Land" this week, the World Council of Churches (WCC) and The National Council of Churches of Christ, USA (NCC) ecumenical groups that represent... Read more
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Ekklesia
Faith leaders urge end to occupation in the Holy LandAt a joint consultation on the Holy Land, the World Council of Churches (WCC) a
Faith leaders urge end to occupation in the Holy Land
Ekklesia / Posted 10 days ago
At a joint consultation on the Holy Land, the World Council of Churches (WCC) and the National Council of Churches of Christ in the USA ( NCCCUSA) released a statement calling for an end to the denial of rights and generations of suffering in the... Read more
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The Forward
Churches Rip Israel for Occupation and ‘Prison-Like’ Gazaon the United States to cut defense aid to the Jewish state. Jewish organizati
Churches Rip Israel for Occupation and ‘Prison-Like’ Gaza
The Forward / Posted 10 days ago
on the United States to cut defense aid to the Jewish state. Jewish organizations slammed the statement Wednesday by The World Council of Churches and The National Council of Churches of Christ, USA, ecumenical groups that represent over 545... Read more
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The Tyee
Why We Greens Still Push for Anti-Occupation Boycott, Divestment, Sanctionsof Nipissing—Timiskaming Reverend Karen Rodman (Ontario) Member, Green Party
Why We Greens Still Push for Anti-Occupation Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions
The Tyee / Posted 13 days ago
of Nipissing—Timiskaming Reverend Karen Rodman (Ontario) Member, Green Party of Canada Former Accompanier through World Council of Churches to the Occupied Palestinian Territories (2014) Leader, Green Party of Quebec Member, Green Party... Read more
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Ekklesia
WCC General Secretary addresses global Pentecostal gatheringall sin against the Holy Spirit if we ignore climate change”, said the Rev Dr O
WCC General Secretary addresses global Pentecostal gathering
Ekklesia / Posted 14 days ago
all sin against the Holy Spirit if we ignore climate change”, said the Rev Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, General Secretary of the World Council of Churches (WCC), during the opening day of the 24th Pentecostal World Conference, in São Paulo, Brazil, on 7... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Former Bishop was Oxford college chaplain and controversial clericthat later came to be valued by the clerics and people of Durham. He became th
Former Bishop was Oxford college chaplain and controversial cleric
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 18 days ago
that later came to be valued by the clerics and people of Durham. He became their bishop from 1984, after spells at the World Council of Churches in Geneva, the William Temple Foundation in Manchester and Leeds University. While in post he made... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Former Bishop was Oxford college chaplain and controversial clericthat later came to be valued by the clerics and people of Durham. He became th
Former Bishop was Oxford college chaplain and controversial cleric
Oxford Mail / Posted 18 days ago
that later came to be valued by the clerics and people of Durham. He became their bishop from 1984, after spells at the World Council of Churches in Geneva, the William Temple Foundation in Manchester and Leeds University. While in post he made... Read more
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Ekklesia
WCC chief speaks on unity at World Methodist ConferenceDuring the World Methodist Conference (WMC) this week, the World Council of Chu
WCC chief speaks on unity at World Methodist Conference
Ekklesia / Posted 20 days ago
During the World Methodist Conference (WMC) this week, the World Council of Churches (WCC) General Secretary, the Rev Dr Olav Fykse Tveit invited his audience to explore with him how unity can transform the world. Citing John 17, Tveit defined the... Read more
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iol.co.za
A call to join MK came on a dusty roadmajority of South Africans. Francis Wilson, a cathedral parishioner, shared me
A call to join MK came on a dusty road
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
majority of South Africans. Francis Wilson, a cathedral parishioner, shared memories of the Fourth General Assembly of the World Council of Churches, 1968, in Uppsala, Sweden. “Joe Matthews was there as an observer for the ANC which had been... Read more
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Christian Today
The one commandment that almost all Christians break, and why it mattersbusy time. I'd already been in Israel and Palestine for a month or so. In betwe
The one commandment that almost all Christians break, and why it matters
Christian Today / Posted 24 days ago
busy time. I'd already been in Israel and Palestine for a month or so. In between volunteer shifts (I was there with the World Council of Churches) I had been taking every opportunity to meet people and see the sights. Although there is a wonder... Read more
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Ekklesia
Day of worldwide 'Care of Creation' unites Christiansbeacons of that hope by sowing the seeds of a different future”, said the Rev D
Day of worldwide 'Care of Creation' unites Christians
Ekklesia / Posted 27 days ago
beacons of that hope by sowing the seeds of a different future”, said the Rev Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, General Secretary of the World Council of Churches (WCC), in a video message calling upon Christians worldwide to pray together for “God’s beautiful... Read more
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Ekklesia
WCC expresses solidarity with Italy after massive earthquakeaddressed to Rev. Luca Negro, president of the Federation of Protestant Churche
WCC expresses solidarity with Italy after massive earthquake
Ekklesia / Posted a month ago
addressed to Rev. Luca Negro, president of the Federation of Protestant Churches in Italy, the General Secretary of the World Council of Churches (WCC), the Rev Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, offered “heartfelt condolences to the people who lost family... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Luther’s ghosts still linger dangerouslysister Lutheran churches elsewhere, carries a long history of anti-Semitic bagg
Luther’s ghosts still linger dangerously
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted a month ago
sister Lutheran churches elsewhere, carries a long history of anti-Semitic baggage, underpinned by its membership in the World Council of Churches, which supports BDS and condemns Christian Zionists who are sympathetic to the Jewish state. In... Read more

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