World Council of Churches

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

WCC invites all to celebrate 70-year anniversary

WCC invites all to celebrate 70-year anniversary

The World Council of Churches (WCC) Central Committee, which is meeting 15-21 June, invited its fellowship and all people around the world to celebrate 70 years since the creation of WCC. “In our anniversary year, we affirm that we will continue to move together on a journey that has its beginning in the call of God to a pilgrim people and its end in the unity of the whole creation,” reads a message from the WCC Central Committee. “We have seen more clearly what unites us.”

WCC receives 70th anniversary greetings

WCC receives 70th anniversary greetings

The World Council of Churches (WCC) has received messages of thanksgiving and encour-agement from member churches, sister organizations and the wider ecumenical movement as the fellowship marks 70 years in working for Christian unity and action.

Bossey Ecumenical Institute: Empowering students to change church and society

Bossey Ecumenical Institute: Empowering students to change church and society

The Ecumenical Institute Bossey, which Pope Francis visits on Thursday, 21 June, as part of his pilgrimage to the World Council of Churches in Geneva, is a workshop of ideas, where the future path toward Christian unity is being mapped out.