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In Trondheim, Central Committee forges decisions around Pilgrimage of Justice and Peace

In Trondheim, Central Committee forges decisions around Pilgrimage of Justice and Peace

Hope in a Pilgrimage of Justice and Peace formed the integral thread for proceedings at the meeting of the Central Committee of the WCC in Trondheim, Norway this week. The 2016 meeting took place 22-28 June, the second gathering since the Central Committee was elected at the WCC 10th Assembly in Busan, Republic of Korea in 2013.

Church leaders from around the world speak of HIV impact on communities

Church leaders from around the world speak of HIV impact on communities

Churches are engaged at the grassroots level throughout the world in the response to HIV and AIDS, but the struggle against the disease and those stigmatized for being HIV positive needs to continue, say church leaders.

WCC explores digital publication of Faith & Order Papers

WCC explores digital publication of Faith & Order Papers

The Faith and Order Papers, comprising more than 300 documents and publications that embody more than 100 years of serious and sustained reflection on core issues of Christian faith, are planned to appear in electronic form for the first time.