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Document Palestinian Prisoners Day: A call to churches worldwide to pray and act for justice
Issued by the WCC general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, on 17 April 2014.
Located in Resources / / WCC general secretary / Statements
Document Peace and Peacemaking as an Interfaith and Ecumenical Vocation - An Orthodox View
By Rev. Dr Emmanuel Clapsis, Holy Cross – Greek Orthodox School of Theology, Boston, USA
Located in Resources / / Middle East peace / "Promised Land" - International theological conference, Bern/Switzerland, 10-14 September 2008
Document Report of delegation to Israel/Palestine
The WCC general secretary sent an ecumenical delegation to Jerusalem and the West Bank from 27 June to 1 July 2001 to meet with the Patriarchs and Heads of Christian Communities in Jerusalem as well as key local clergy and laity, church-related and ecumenical organisations including Israeli and Palestinian human rights and peace activists. This was an exploratory and consultative mission as part of a preparatory process for an international ecumenical meeting to be convened in Geneva.
Located in Resources / / Public witness: addressing power, affirming peace / Middle East peace
Document Resolution on ecumenical response to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict
Located in Resources / / Regional concerns / Middle East
Document Resolution on the United States of America's Veto against the UN Security Council Resolution condemning Israeli Settlements in the Palestinian Territories
Adopted by the WCC Central Committee at its meeting in February 2011.
Located in Resources / / Geneva, 2011 / Report on Public Issues
Document South African response to Kairos Palestine Document
A South African Christian response to the Palestinian Kairos Document: An Easter 2010 message from South Africa to Palestine
Located in Resources / Documents / Other ecumenical bodies
Document Statement on Christian presence and witness in the Middle East
A statement issued by the World Council of Churches and the Middle East Council of Churches at the international and ecumenical conference on "Christian Presence and Witness in the Middle East" from 21 – 25 May 2013 at the Notre-Dame du Mont Monastery, Lebanon.
Located in Resources / / Public witness: addressing power, affirming peace / Middle East peace
Document Statement on Israel's obligations as occupying power
Issued by the CCIA on the occasion of the Conference of the High Contracting Parties to the Fourth Geneva Convention.
Located in Resources / / Regional concerns / Middle East
Document Statement on Jerusalem
The Central Committee affirms that, in order to reach a satisfactory position regarding Jerusalem, the following facts should be taken into account:
Located in Resources / / WCC Central Committee / Berlin, 1974
Document Statement on the ecumenical response to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in the Holy Land
Located in Resources / / Regional concerns / Middle East