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Document Lutheran World Federation greetings
Delivered by LWF president Bishop Dr Munib A. Younan, also on behalf of the Christian World Communions, to the Mission Plenary of the WCC 10th Assembly.
Located in Resources / / Busan, 2013 / Messages and greetings to the WCC 10th Assembly
Document Call for action by Geneva Interfaith Forum on Climate Change, Environment and Human Rights
The Geneva Interfaith Forum on Climate Change, Environment and Human Rights is an informal group of faith-based NGOs that gathered to reaffirm the responsibility of each faith and spiritual tradition to care for the environment and play a role in addressing climate change and its impact on the human rights of the world's population.
Located in Resources / / Justice, diakonia and responsibility for creation / Climate change, water
Document Sermon: Transgressive fragments - crusts of exile, hope and unity
Sermon preached on 5 September 2011 at the Ecumenical Centre, Geneva, during a prayer service giving thanks for new colleagues and those moving on this year, by the Rev. Jane Stranz, coordinator of the WCC language service until September 2011. Texts: Exodus 12:39; Matthew 13:33
Located in Resources / / Unity, mission, evangelism and spirituality / Spirituality and worship
Document NGO letter to Human Rights Council members
Letter by non-governmental organizations concerned with the HRC's Action on Climate Change
Located in Resources / / Justice, diakonia and responsibility for creation / Climate change, water
Document NGO Declaration on Climate Change & Human Rights
Recommendations to the 3rd United Nations Human Rights Council's Social Forum by an international alliance of nongovernmental organizations
Located in Resources / / Justice, diakonia and responsibility for creation / Climate change, water
Document Southern Africa Healing of Memories consultation
Violent conflict leaves wounds not only on the victim's body but also in the soul of the community. The healing of these invisible wounds was the subject of a 5-11 September 2010 regional consultation for Southern African church representatives.
Located in Resources / / Justice, diakonia and responsibility for creation / Health and healing
Document Congratulations to new LWF president
Congratulation letter to Bishop Dr Munib A. Younan following his election as the next president of the Lutheran World Federation (LWF).
Located in Resources / / WCC general secretary / Messages and letters
Document Greetings to the Lutheran World Federation Assembly
Greeting to the 11th Assembly of the Lutheran World Federation From the World Council of Churches By the general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit Stuttgart, 21 July 2010
Located in Resources / / WCC general secretary / Speeches
Document Dr Kunchala Rajaratnam
Condolence letter to the United Evangelical Lutheran Churches in India
Located in Resources / / WCC general secretary / Tributes
Document Message to UNFCCC COP 15 negotiators
Leaders of churches and international church organizations present in Copenhagen for the UN Climate Change Conference reiterate the Gospel message «Do not be afraid!»
Located in Resources / / Justice, diakonia and responsibility for creation / Climate change, water