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Document Statement against cluster bombs and nuclear weapons
The World Council of Churches welcomes two decisions just taken here in Geneva to protect human lives from lethal and indiscriminate weapons. Both decisions are heartening examples of a world majority of mostly small countries taking leadership for the common good when powerful states have failed to do so. Both address threats that churches have long decried.
Located in Resources / / WCC general secretary / Statements
Document Statement on escalating violence in Egypt
Statement condemning the attacks against St. Mark’s Cathedral in Cairo, and the killing of Christians in the village of Al-Khosous.
Located in Resources / / WCC general secretary / Statements
Document Philip Potter, 85th birthday
Located in Resources / / WCC general secretary / Tributes
Document Philip Potter's 90th birthday
Tribute to Philip A. Potter, WCC general secretary from 1972-84, on the occasion of his 90th birthday, on 19 August 2011.
Located in Resources / / WCC general secretary / Tributes
Document Report of the general secretary
Report from Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, general secretary of the World Council of Churches, to the 10th WCC Assembly.
Located in Resources / / Busan, 2013 / Plenary presentations
Document Report of the General Secretary
Rev. Dr Samuel Kobia's report "The Courage to Hope and the Future of the Ecumenical Movement".
Located in Resources / / WCC Central Committee / Geneva, 2009
Document Speech by Olav Fykse Tveit to the WCC Central Committee
Located in Resources / / WCC Central Committee / Geneva, 2009
Document GEN 3 Report of the General Secretary
Located in Resources / / Geneva, 2005 / Reports and Documents
Document Letter to NATO member states
Located in Resources / / WCC general secretary / Messages and letters
Document Tenth General Assembly of the Middle East Council of Churches
WCC general secretary addressses the Tenth General Assembly of the Middle East Council of Churches
Located in Resources / / WCC general secretary / Messages and letters