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World Council of Churches, Lutheran World Federation issue joint appeal to Nigerian president

World Council of Churches, Lutheran World Federation issue joint appeal to Nigerian president

In a joint appeal to Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari, the World Council of Churches and the Lutheran World Federation expressed grief at the continuing violence in Nigeria and urged the Nigerian government to better protect the people.

WCC general secretary urges unified transformative action

 WCC general secretary urges unified transformative action

In a speech before the annual assembly of the Protestant Federation of France, World Council of Churches (WCC) general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit reflected on the questions: Where does the ecumenical movement stand today and where should the WCC take in it in the future?

WCC joins in solemn commemoration of Holocaust anniversary

WCC joins in solemn commemoration of Holocaust anniversary

The World Council of Churches (WCC) joins in solemn commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi death camp, Auschwitz.