World Council of Churches

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

WCC gives thanks for the life of Ninan Koshy

The WCC gives thanks for the life and work of renowned academic, theologian and political analyst Dr Ninan Koshy. A former executive secretary and director of the WCC’s Commission of the Churches on International Affairs, Koshy died at the age of 81 in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India on 4 March.

Ecumenical Advocacy Alliance re-established under World Council of Churches

The WCC and the Ecumenical Advocacy Alliance have agreed to re-establish the EAA as the WCC’s ecumenical initiative, preserving the future of this diverse Christian network for international action on selected, focused issues.

Christian authors address eco-theology, ethics and climate change

Publications focusing on eco-theology, ethics and climate change were presented by their authors in an event hosted by Globethics.net – a Geneva-based global ethics network in collaboration with the WCC.

Events

16 February - 05 April 2015 Seven Weeks for Water

27 July - 14 August 2015 Building an interfaith community