World Council of Churches

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South Sudanese church leaders offer peace as Easter gift to their people

South Sudanese church leaders offer peace as Easter gift to their people

As Christians worldwide prepare to mark Easter weekend, South Sudanese church leaders have offered peace as a gift to the people, who have experienced great suffering and trials by violence and conflicts.

WCC condemns terror attacks in Sri Lanka, calls for end to violence

WCC condemns terror attacks in Sri Lanka, calls for end to violence

With deep shock and sorrow on this Easter Sunday the World Council of Churches (WCC) expresses its solidarity with the churches and people of Sri Lanka following the news of the bombings of churches and hotels which have claimed a reported 200 lives and injured many more.

WCC communication director threatened, blackmailed by hackers

WCC communication director threatened, blackmailed by hackers

World Council of Churches (WCC) communication director Marianne Ejdersten is being threatened by a group identifying itself as “The Chinese Expert Group.”