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WCC Press Conference on the Call to Discipleship and the Ecumenical movement of Love

WCC Press Conference on the Call to Discipleship and the Ecumenical movement of Love

Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC

Event details

When

20 May 2019

Where

Orthodox Centre, Helsinki, Finland

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On Monday 20 May at 2.30-3.00pm EEST at the Orthodox Centre, Helsinki, Finland, WCC will hold a Press Conference in English, focusing on the call to discipleship and the ecumenical movement of love.

Hope-filled possibilities for transformation in discipleship and the ecumenical movement of love are the focus of WCC’s work on Mission and Evangelism.

The panellists will be:

Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, general secretary of the WCC

Rev. Dr Kimmo Kääriäinen, Executive Director Department for International Relations,  Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland

Metropolitan Dr Geevarghese Mor Coorilos, moderator of the WCC CMWE

Rev. Dr. Janet Corlett, vice moderator of the WCC

Rev. Dr Risto Jukko, Director WCC CWME

This press conference will be moderated by Marianne Ejdersten, WCC Director of Communication and  Vesa Häkkinen, Senior mission secretary, Evangelical Church of Finland and live streamed at www.oikoumene.org/live