World Council of Churches

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

Jewish-Christian relations discussed at conference in Rome

Reflections on the past, present and the future of Christian-Jewish relations were shared by Dr Clare Amos, the WCC programme executive for inter-religious dialogue and cooperation, at a major conference of the International Council of Christians and Jews in Rome.

United Church of Christ calls for boycott and divestment from companies profiting in Israel's occupation

The 30th General Synod of the UCC, a member church of the WCC, has passed a resolution calling for a boycott and divestment from companies that profit in Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories.

Trying new ways that can save lives from HIV and AIDS

Trying new ways that can save lives from HIV and AIDS

When a WCC meeting on ecumenical HIV and AIDS response concluded last week in Limuru, Kenya, its message to the global HIV and AIDS community was terse: traditional ways of tackling the pandemic have failed.

Events

27 July - 14 August 2015 Building an interfaith community

01 August 2015 Fast for the Climate

18 - 25 January 2016 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity