World Council of Churches

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Church and Peace group calls for “active remembrance”

Church and Peace group calls for “active remembrance”

As an observance of the centenary of the end of World War I, the board of the European peace church network Church and Peace publicly called for active remembrance through nonviolence, pointing to the Gospel as a basis for this call.

WCC hosts delegation from Eritrean Orthodox Tewahdo Church

WCC hosts delegation from Eritrean Orthodox Tewahdo Church

The World Council of Churches (WCC) hosted a delegation from the Eritrean Orthodox Tewahdo Church on 12-13 November.

Roundtable for Peace on the Korean Peninsula convenes in Atlanta

Roundtable for Peace on the Korean Peninsula convenes in Atlanta

A Roundtable for Peace on the Korean Peninsula convened in Atlanta, Georgia (USA) on 8-12 November, building on decades of progress by the Korean Methodist Church, United Methodist Church, and World Methodist Council, as well the Korean Christian Federation and the World Council of Churches (WCC).