World Council of Churches

A worldwide fellowship of churches seeking unity, a common witness and Christian service

US university health students learn from yearly WCC visit

Students who visit the Ecumenical Centre in Geneva are often from theological or similarly Bible-related sections of educational institutions, but not always. This year a group of secular students from a state university in the United States arrived at the WCC to tap into work related to its health and healing programme.

Peace and security in the DRC are focus of conference at WCC

A major conference on peace and security in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), convened by the WCC, began on Wednesday its search for solutions to the DRC’s steepest challenges.

WCC and Church leaders in South Sudan urge South Sudan government to stop the war

As the tragic situation of conflict in South Sudan moves into its 18th month, the WCC and the South Sudan Council of Churches (SSCC) continue calling for an end to the senseless conflict.