an online prayer service

Pictures may be submitted tagging the World Council of Churches accounts in Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, by uploading them to the WCC servers or by email to (please include #WeekofPrayerforChristianUnity #WCC picture challenge).

The strongest submissions will be selected by the WCC Communication team to be featured in a special photo essay and/or the WCC photo database for wider sharing.

More information about the Week of Prayer:

Global prayer service on Monday, 25 January 2021, 2pm CET:

Please note: Submitting an image as part of this initiative grants the WCC permission to use and publish the image in the WCC's own channels, as well as to share the photo with 3rd parties for illustration of articles and content about the WCC or the ecumenical movement in general, without time limit and free of charge. The WCC undertakes to provide credit to the copyright holder upon publication in any WCC channel or production. Please make sure to only submit material for which you own the copyright, and to indicate this copyright information to us. Those participating via social media will be kindly asked to also submit a copy via email or file-sharing.