World Council of Churches

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

At global conference on xenophobia, refugees speak out on role of the church

At global conference on xenophobia, refugees speak out on role of the church

Religious leaders and civil society representatives of different countries and diverse Christian churches gathered in Rome from 18-20 September to discuss the urgent task of combating the world’s increasing fear of so-called “strangers.”

Leadership of WCC Central Committee gathers in Geneva

Leadership of WCC Central Committee gathers in Geneva

The leadership of the World Council of Churches (WCC) Central Committee met in Geneva on 16-17 September to prepare for the Executive Committee meeting and the joint day on Ecumenical Diakonia with ACT Alliance in Uppsala, Sweden, in November.

WCC invites all to join World Week of Peace in Palestine and Israel

WCC invites all to join World Week of Peace in Palestine and Israel

The World Council of Churches is inviting its global fellowship and all people of good will to participate in the World Week of Peace in Palestine and Israel on 16-23 September.