World Council of Churches

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Compassion flow in Kenya after terrorist attack

Compassion flow in Kenya after terrorist attack

Dozens of acts of compassion, overflowing patriotism and individual courage have marked the responses to a Nairobi terrorist attack. The country’s faith leaders strongly condemned the violence.

WCC planning committee: 11th Assembly in 2021 “Christ’s love moves the world to reconciliation and unity”

WCC planning committee: 11th Assembly in 2021 “Christ’s love moves the world to reconciliation and unity”

As it concluded its meeting in Cyprus, held from 9-16 January, the WCC Assembly Planning Committee released a report to the WCC Executive Committee detailing building blocks for the 11th WCC Assembly, to be held in Karlsruhe, Germany in 2021.

“Toward a Common Vision” focus of study group

“Toward a Common Vision” focus of study group

A study group from the World Council of Churches Faith and Order Commission met at the Bossey Ecumenical Institute from 8-12 January to continue ongoing work on the reception of response to “The Church Toward a Common Vision”.