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WCC explores digital publication of Faith and Order Papers

WCC explores digital publication of Faith and Order Papers

The Faith and Order Papers, comprising more than 300 documents and publications that embody more than 100 years of serious and sustained reflection on core issues of Christian faith, are planned to appear in electronic form for the first time.

HIV still poses uncomfortable questions for the churches — and all of us

HIV still poses uncomfortable questions for the churches — and all of us

Almost forty years after the advent of HIV and AIDS, people around the world living with HIV still endure assaults on their dignity and basic human rights—from stigma and discrimination to denial of legal protection and even medical care.

Ecumenical Review stresses the state of the churches, ethics and theology in Africa

Ecumenical Review stresses the state of the churches, ethics and theology in Africa

“Ecclesiology and Ethics in Africa” is the theme of the latest issue of The Ecumenical Review, the quarterly journal of the World Council of Churches (WCC). The content includes principal presentations made at a June 2015 conference on Ecclesiology and Ethics: the State of Ecumenical Theology in Africa, held at the University of Western Cape in South Africa.

Pope Francis receives two publications from WCC commission leaders

Pope Francis receives two publications from WCC commission leaders

Pope Francis was presented two publications of the World Council of Churches on 24 February, at the close of a papal audience in the Vatican attended by members of the WCC’s Commission on World Mission and Evangelism (CWME).

Young ecumenists address new realities of global movement

Young ecumenists address new realities of global movement

A new generation of ecumenical Christians has engaged preeminent issues of contemporary global Christianity in a new publication from Globethics.

Papal encyclical sparks reflections in International Review of Mission

Papal encyclical sparks reflections in International Review of Mission

Ecumenical cooperation among Christian traditions is “an indispensable path to evangelization,” according to the 2013 apostolic exhortation from Pope Francis titled Evangelii Gaudium, or “the joy of the gospel.” The latest issue of the journal International Review of Mission analyses the encyclical’s teaching in light of two other documents on mission agreed by the Commission on World Mission and Evangelism and the Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization.

Current Dialogue explores the phenomenon of multiple religious belonging

Current Dialogue explores the phenomenon of multiple religious belonging

The latest issue of Current Dialogue explores the phenomenon of “multiple religious belonging,” in which people participate or identify with the practices and beliefs of more than one religious tradition.

Юрген Мольтман проводит в Женеве Размышления об экуменизме

Юрген Мольтман проводит в Женеве Размышления об экуменизме

В среду 13 января, в самом начале нового рабочего года Экуменического центра в Женеве, Юрген Мольтман, почитаемый немецкий теолог, гость Всемирного совета церквей (ВСЦ) провел однодневную серию презентаций и дискуссий. Он также ответил на комментарии и вопросы по своей новой книге Живой бог и полнота жизни (Публикации ВСЦ, 2016 г.) (The Living God and the Fullness of Life).

Mapping Migration: New publication from CCME and the World Council of Churches

Mapping Migration: New publication from CCME and the World Council of Churches

The Churches’ Commission for Migrants in Europe and the WCC have published a revised and updated edition of their joint study, Mapping Migration: Mapping Churches’ Responses in Europe. The 2016 text explores challenges and changes in the European church landscape in light of international migration.

Jürgen Moltmann leads ecumenical reflections in Geneva

Jürgen Moltmann leads ecumenical reflections in Geneva

At the start of a new year of work at the Ecumenical Centre in Geneva, respected German theologian Jürgen Moltmann led a day-long series of presentations and discussions as a guest of the WCC on Wednesday, 13 January. He also responded to comments and questions on his new book, The Living God and the Fullness of Life (WCC Publications, 2016).