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Document Letter to the UN secretary-general on Millenium Devolpment Goals
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Document The Right to Hope, COP 21
Advent message from the General Secretary, Rev.Dr Olav Fykse Tveit at COP 21 in Paris, France.
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Document Concern and support for justice: Michael Brown
Letter from the WCC general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit to the Interfaith Partnership of Greater St. Louis calling for an end to conflict in the aftermath of “the tragic killing by a police officer of Michael Brown, an unarmed eighteen-year-old African American man, and the dangerous escalation of violence in the several days following.”
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Document Greetings to the ACC-ELCIC Joint Assembly
Greetings to the Joint Assembly of the Anglican Church of Canada and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, Ottawa, Ontario Canada, delivered on 5 July 2013.
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Document Condolence letter in wake of Great Britain attack, 23 March 2017
As Great Britain continued to cope with grief and trauma in the wake of the country’s deadliest terror attack in 12 years, WCC general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit offered sympathy for those who lost loved ones from both Great Britain and other countries.
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Document General secretary's address at Al Azhar University, 27 April 2017
Address by World Council of Churches general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, at Al Azhar University in Cairo, Egypt, 27 April 2017.
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Document 100th anniversary of Evangelischer Pressedienst (epd)
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Document 30th International Old Catholic Congress
Greetings on behalf of the World Council of Churches to the 30th International Congress of Old Catholics, meeting in Zurich from 9 to 13 August under the theme "You shall go out in joy" (Is 55.12).
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Document 50th anniversary of the Second Vatican Council
Greetings of the WCC general secretary, Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, to the Synod of Bishops XIII Ordinary General Assembly on 7-28 October 2013 in Rome: The New Evangelization for the Transmission of the Christian Faith and at the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the beginning of the Second Vatican Council, the 20th anniversary of the publication of The Catechism of the Catholic Church and the opening of the Year of Faith on 11 October 2013 delivered by H.E. Archbishop and Metropolitan Dr Nifon of Targoviste.
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Document Greetings to the 12th meeting of the synod of the Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD)
Greetings of the World Council of Churches general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit to the 12th meeting of the synod of the Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD) in Bonn, 12 November 2017
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