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Upcoming events of the World Council of Churches

Churches’ Week of Action on Food 2018

15 - 22 October 2018 Worldwide

The World Council of Churches invites a Churches’ Week of Action on Food, from 15-22 October 2018.

Global Health Histories Seminar 112: Faith in Universal Health Coverage

17 October 2018 Ecumenical Centre, Geneva

This seminar explores the role religion plays in providing primary health care today and in the past, by analysing the work of medical missionaries and faith-based organisations.

Executive Committee meeting

02 - 08 November 2018 Uppsala, Sweden

The 25-person Executive Committee is the WCC governing body, with members from churches in every region, moderated by Dr Agnes Abuom. It meets twice a year to monitor ongoing work, supervise the budget and deal with policy matters referred to it by the Central Committee.

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

18 - 25 January 2019 Worldwide

The theme for the week of prayer in 2019, "Justice, and only justice, you shall pursue ..." is inspired by Deuteronomy 16:18-20. The resources for the week have been prepared by members of different churches in Indonesia.