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The World Council of Churches' Condemnation of Forced Evictions in
Congratulatory message to the President of South Africa
Letter to H.E. Kofi Annan
Resolution regarding Christian holy places in and around Jerusalem
APPENDIX 2 An HIV/AIDS Glossary
APPENDIX 2, An HIV/AIDS Glossary
Statement on the Middle East
Congratulations to new leading Bishop of the Church of Norway
Congratulations to new leading Bishop of the Church of Norway Bishop Helga Haugland Byfuglien
Living together is the future
Meditation by WCC general secretary by Sant’Egidio Prayers for Peace – Sarajevo September 11, 2012
Statement on Arms Trade Treaty
Statement on Arms Trade Treaty on UN Conference on Arms Trade Treaty in New York, 2012
Midday prayers of peace and justice for creation
This material was compiled by members of the Ecumenical Centre worship committee as an inspiration for congregations celebrating Time for Creation.
Ruling on Migrants' Right of Non-Refoulement
The World Council of Churches welcomes the landmark ruling of the European Court of Human Rights on 23 February 2012, in which the EU Court ruled that Italy violated the rights of Eritrean and Somali migrants by sending them back to Libya.
A Note on Methodology
Methodology of the study guide My Neighbour's Faith and Mine
AACC International Symposium 2012
Dr Isabel Apawo Phiri, associate general secretary's presentation at the AACC International Symposium 2012
WOCATI 2011 Consultation Communiqué
Communique from the 2011 Consultation of the World Conference of Associations of Theological Institutions (WOCATI), which took place in Johannesburg, South Africa, from 4 to 8 July. The Consultation, the first ever mabe in Africa, gathered 38 representatives of Protestant, Roman Catholic, Orthodox, Evangelical, Pentecostal and African Independent Churches, who discussed issues of quality in theological education on a global level.
Greetings to the World Methodist Conference
World Council of Churches general secretary’s greetings to the World Methodist Conference, 4 - 8 August 2011, Durban, South Africa.
CHAPTER 6 Pastoral Care and Healing Community
CHAPTER 6 Pastoral Care and Healing Community
CHAPTER 5 Human Rights, Responsibilities and HIV/AIDS
CHAPTER 5, Human Rights, Responsibilities and HIV/AIDS
CHAPTER 4 Ethical Perspectives
CHAPTER 4, Ethical Perspectives
CHAPTER 2 The scientific facts: an introduction
CHAPTER 2, The scientific facts: an introduction
CHAPTER 1 Why this Study Was Prepared
CHAPTER 1, Why this Study Was Prepared