World Council of Churches

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

WCC joins global climate strike with throngs of young people

WCC joins global climate strike with throngs of young people

From New York City to Hamburg, from Oslo to Melbourne, from Nairobi to Mumbai, hundreds of thousands of young people peacefully protested climate change on 20 September - and the World Council of Churches (WCC) walked alongside them.

WCC to co-sign statement for International Day of Peace

WCC to co-sign statement for International Day of Peace

The World Council of Churches Commission of the Churches on International Affairs is co-signing an International Day of Peace statement that will be released in conjunction with the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly.

Prayer implores “justice, peace and equality in the Holy Land”

Prayer implores “justice, peace and equality in the Holy Land”

Gathered before a piece of the Berlin Wall on display in the Ecumenical Centre garden in Geneva, people of good will gathered for a midday prayer on 18 September in observance of the World Week for Peace in Palestine and Israel.