World Council of Churches

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

AGAPE background document

01 March 2005

A background document

March 2005

This background document explores the question of how the churches and the wider ecumenical family can respond to the human tragedies rooted in the project of economic globalization.

The text is based on the findings of a series of church consultations and studies on globalization organized by the WCC and other ecumenical organizations over the period since the 1998 WCC assembly in Harare.

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