Events

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Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

19 - 26 May 2024

The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, held worldwide on 18-25 January (Northern hemisphere) and 19-26 May (Southern hemisphere), will draw together churches across the globe under the theme "You shall love the Lord your God ... and your neighbour as yourself" (Luke 10:27).

Southern hemisphere

Executive Committee meeting

06 - 11 June 2024

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

Bogota, Colombia

Bossey interfaith summer course

08 July - 17 August 2024

Applications are open for the Ecumenical Institute at Bossey’s 2024 interfaith summer course, during which students earn a Certificate of Advanced Studies in Interreligious Studies.

Asian Regional Ecumenical Theological Institute

21 July - 17 August 2024

Applications are open for an Asian Ecumenical Institute organized by the World Council of Churches (WCC) Regional Ecumenical Theological Institute and the Christian Conference of Asia. The deadline is 10 June.

Chiang Mai, Thailand

GEM School 2024

19 - 30 August 2024

Applications are open for the 2024 Ecumenical School on Governance, Economics, and Management Economy of Life, to be held in Nairobi, Kenya, 19-30 August 2024.

Nairobi, Kenya TBC

International conference “Towards Nicaea 2025: Exploring the Council’s Ecumenical Significance Today”

04 - 08 November 2024

The World Council of Churches’ Ecumenical Institute at Bossey cordially invites emerging and senior scholars from diverse Christian traditions to participate in an international conference focusing on the ecumenical significance of the First Ecumenical Council of Nicaea (325 CE) and its relevance in today’s rapidly changing world.

The Ecumenical Institute at Bossey

Executive Committee meeting

20 - 26 November 2024

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

Paralimni, Cyprus

Central Committee meeting

18 - 24 June 2025

The Central Committee serves as the chief governing body of the WCC until the next assembly, meeting every 2 years. It is responsible for carrying out the policies adopted by the Assembly, reviewing and supervising WCC programmes and the budget of the Council.