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Anniversary greetings

Many member churches and partners have written messages, congratulation letters and greetings on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the World Council of Churches.
Anniversary greetings

A gesture of gratitude from churches in Liberia, received by WCC general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC

Many member churches and partners have written messages, congratulation letters and greetings on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the World Council of Churches:

Document Relevance and Importance of WCC today: Reflection by Dr Agnes Abuom, moderator of the WCC central committee
Reflection by Dr Agnes Abuom, Moderator of the WCC central committee, at the WCC 70th anniversary celebration service in Amsterdam, 23 August 2018
Document 70th Anniversary Greetings from the Awareness Foundation
Rev. Nadim Nassar, founder and executive director of the Awareness Foundation, offers the WCC his warmest congratulations.
Document 70th Anniversary Greetings from the Union of Welsh Independents
Greetings from Rev. Dr Geraint Tudur, general secretary of the Union of Welsh Independents, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC.
Document 70th Anniversary Greetings from the United Methodist GBGM
The United Methodist General Board of Global Ministries (GBGM) sends its warmest greetings on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC.
Document 70th Anniversary Greetings from the Czechoslovak Hussite Church
Letter from Patriarch Tomas Butta on behalf of the Czechoslovak Hussite Church on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC.
Document 70th Anniversary Greetings from the Disciples of Christ in Argentina
Greetings (in Spanish) to the World Council of Churches from Luis Macchi, president of the Disciples of Christ in Argentina, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC
Document 70th Anniversary Greetings from the Conference of European Churches
Greetings to the World Council of Churches from Ms Erin Green, communication coordinator for the Conference of European Churches (CEC), on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC
Document 70th Anniversary Greetings from the Evangelical Church of the Augsburg Confession in Poland
Greetings from Rev. Jerzy Samiec, senior bishop of the Evangelical Church of the Augsburg Confession in Poland, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC
Document 70th Anniversary Greetings from the Religions for Peace Europe
Greetings to the World Council of Churches from Dr. Luigi de Silvia, president of Religions for Peace Europe, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC
Document 70th Anniversary greetings from the Supreme Patriarch Catholicos of All Armenians
Greetings to the World Council of Churches from Karekin II, the Supreme Patriarch Catholicos of All Armenians on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC
Document 70th Anniversary Greetings from the China Christian Council
Letter of congratulations to the World Council of Churches from Rev. Dr Gao Feng, president of the China Christian Council, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC
Document 70th Anniversary Greetings from the Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia
Greetings to the World Council of Churches from Patriarch Kirill on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC
Document 70th Anniversary Greetings from World Association for Christian Communication
Greetings to the World Council of Churches from Philip Lee, general secretary of the World Association for Christian Communication (WACC), on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC
Document 70th Anniversary Greetings from the National Council of Churches in Korea
Greetings to the Central Committee of the World Council of Churches from the general secretary of the National Council of Churches in Korea (NCCK) on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC
Document 70th Anniversary Greetings from the Episcopal/Anglican Diocese of Egypt with North Africa and the Horn of Africa
Greetings to the World Council of Churches from the Rt Revd. Dr Mouneer Hanna Anis, bishop of the Episcopal/Anglican Diocese of Egypt with North Africa and the Horn of Africa, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC
Document 70th Anniversary Greetings from the Church of North India
Greetings to the World Council of Churches from Alwan Masih, general secretary of the Synod of the Church of North India, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC
Document 70th Anniversary Greetings from the National Dialogue for Christian Unity
Greetings to the World Council of Churches from the Anglican Church of Aotearoa New Zealand and Polynesia, the Methodist Church of New Zealand – Te Hahi Weteriana o Aotearoa and the Presbyterian Church of Aotearoa New Zealand on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC
Document 70th Anniversary Greetings from the Lutheran World Federation
Greetings to the Central Committee of the World Council of Churches from Rev. Dr Martin Junge, general secretary of the Lutheran World Federation, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC
Document 70th Anniversary Greetings from the Taizé Community
Greetings to the World Council of Churches from Brother Alois, prior of the Taizé Community, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC