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WCC publishes The Light of Peace: Churches in Solidarity with the Korean Peninsula

WCC publishes The Light of Peace: Churches in Solidarity with the Korean Peninsula

On 14 August, the World Council of Churches (WCC) will publish The Light of Peace: Churches in Solidarity with the Korean Peninsula, a collection of resources WCC member churches can use to recognize 70 years of unresolved conflict on the Korean Peninsula during 2020.

WCC remembers Orthodox theologian, teacher who exemplified faithfulness to tradition, commitment to dialogue

WCC remembers Orthodox theologian, teacher who exemplified faithfulness to tradition, commitment to dialogue

Protopresbyter Boris Bobrinskoy, one of the best-known Orthodox theologians in France and a former member of the World Council of Churches (WCC) Faith and Order Commission, passed away in Paris last week at the age of 95. He was highly respected for the contributions he made to ecumenical dialogues and academic institutions over many decades. In a tribute published in its website, the WCC celebrated Bobrinskoy’s “long and impressive ecumenical pilgrimage.”

More churches exploring mission responsibility through investment

More churches exploring mission responsibility through investment

Churches across the globe are exploring how their investments can be an instrument of mission and advance goals of racial, economic and ecological justice.