World Council of Churches

A worldwide fellowship of churches seeking unity, a common witness and Christian service

Christian Conference of Asia: Colourful welcome with urgent issues on the agenda

Under the theme “Living Together in the Household of God,” some 440 representatives of member churches and partner bodies from 28 countries gathered on Thursday 21 May in Jakarta, Indonesia, for the opening of the Christian Conference of Asia’s (CCA) 14th General Assembly.

US president names young ecumenical leader to White House panel

US president names young ecumenical leader to White House panel

US President Barack Obama has named Dr Ulysses Burley III to a presidential advisory panel on HIV and AIDS.

Ecumenical efforts in Ukrainian peace process to keep moving ahead

Ecumenical efforts led by the WCC continue to encourage peace in Ukraine, where a fragile cease-fire is daily tested by violence in the eastern part of the country.