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Phiri Describes an Ecumenical Vision of the Household of God

”Truly, I am in the household of God,” began World Council of Churches (WCC) associate general secretary for public witness and diakonia Dr Isabel Apawo Phiri in her keynote speech today at the 14th Assembly of the Christian Conference of Asia.

Christian Conference of Asia: Colourful welcome with urgent issues on the agenda

Under the theme “Living Together in the Household of God,” some 440 representatives of member churches and partner bodies from 28 countries gathered on Thursday 21 May in Jakarta, Indonesia, for the opening of the Christian Conference of Asia’s (CCA) 14th General Assembly.

US president names young ecumenical leader to White House panel

US president names young ecumenical leader to White House panel

US President Barack Obama has named Dr Ulysses Burley III to a presidential advisory panel on HIV and AIDS.