World Council of Churches

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

You are here: Home
155 items matching your search terms.
Filter the results.
Item type



















New items since



Sort by relevance · date (newest first) · alphabetically
Document Message of solidarity with the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem
Located in Resources / / Regional concerns / Middle East
Document Minute on Certain Economic Measures for Peace in Israel/Palestine
Located in Resources / / Regional concerns / Middle East
Document Minute on Iran and the Middle East regional crisis
The executive committee of the World Council of Churches, meeting in Etchmiadzin, Armenia, 25-28 September, 2007, stated: In repeated statements over many years, the World Council of Churches has called for governments to exercise their responsibilities for bringing peace with justice to the peoples of the Middle East. Yet today - from Iraq to Lebanon to Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories - unresolved conflicts are scarring the region. The lives of countless women, children and men are shattered, families are torn apart, and whole communities are held hostage to injustice and violence.
Located in Resources / / WCC Executive Committee / Etchmiadzin, September 2007
Document Minute on Jerusalem
Located in Resources / / Regional concerns / Middle East
Document Minute on the humanitarian situation in the Gaza Strip
Located in Resources / / Geneva, 2008 / Report of the Public Issues Committee
Document Minute on the Occupied Palestinian Territories
Located in Resources / / Regional concerns / Middle East
Document Morally responsible investment in Israel-Palestine
Located in Resources / / Regional concerns / Middle East
Document On the escalation of conflict between Israel and Lebanon
Located in Resources / / Regional concerns / Middle East
Document Open Letter on the Status of Jerusalem
Expressing alarm about new political developments which adversely affect the status of Jerusalem, the director of the WCC's Commission of the Churches on International Affairs issued an open letter reiterating the position of its member churches and calling for "an open and inclusive Jerusalem, a city of shared sovereignty and citizenship, a city of two peoples and three faiths, of Christians, Muslims and Jews".
Located in Resources / / Regional concerns / Middle East
Document Oral intervention on human rights violations in the occupied Arab territories
The following is the full text of the intervention made on Wednesday, 28 March, to the 57th Session of the United Nations High Commission on Human Rights, meeting in Geneva, 19 March - 27 April 2001
Located in Resources / / Regional concerns / Middle East