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WCC Gender Justice Jul 2
Men of Faith Against GBV is a 100-day South African campaign. "Leaders are called upon not to look the other way."
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World Council of Churches (WCC) 20h
Lamentation is appropriate, even necessary, to recovering from the pandemic, says twenty-something British writer Annika Mathews in her moving meditation on the conquered and destroyed city of Jerusalem.
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World Council of Churches (WCC) 21h
interim general secretary Rev. Prof. Dr Ioan Sauca is inviting the global fellowship to take part in International Youth Day with a virtual celebration on 12 August. A new resource has also been released to help churches…
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In an address entitled “An instrument of faith,” Dag Hammarskjöld, the second UN secretary-general, referred to churches as “the guardians of and spokesmen of the deepest beliefs and the loftiest dreams of man.”
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World Council of Churches (WCC) Jul 2
A campaign that began in South Africa on 21 June—Father’s Day—is being supported by more men every day who are speaking out against gender-based violence.
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World Council of Churches (WCC) Jul 2
On 26 June, the joined an online panel discussion for the launch a global status report on preventing violence against children, released by UNICEF, WHO, UNESCO, the UN Special Representative on Violence against Children and…
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World Council of Churches (WCC) Jul 1
We pray: God of unfailing power, you give vigour to the weary and fresh hope to the exhausted... Pray with us!
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World Council of Churches (WCC) Jul 1
August 2020 will mark 75 years since the nuclear attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki - attacks which devastated those cities and killed or injured several hundred thousands of people. Many more suffered for years afterwards, from having been exposed…
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World Council of Churches (WCC) Jul 1
Who on earth decided in June 1920 in a conference held in Crans, near Geneva, that the following year at Lake Mohonk, New York, an International Missionary Council would be established and give an enormous institutional impulse to the emerging…
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World Council of Churches (WCC) Jul 1
🙏 😷 We pray with of / : Lord of Life Abundant, do not let us fall into the temptation to believe that fear leads our lives...
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Prayers from the World Council of Churches (WCC) Jul 1
available for download at Do you long to get to worship in a sacred space after months of physical distancing, yet wonder how to be loving neighbors mindful of each other's health? This doc helps us get the balance right.
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Marianne Ejdersten Jun 30
From the heart - conversations with God online, and offline A reflection by Marianne Ejdersten* This is a revised version of an article published for a Norwegian magazine in June, 2020.
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Sivin Kit Jul 1
If you missed the webinar last Thursday, you can still watch it here: “Public Theology Webinar: Church's Response to Populism” by on
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Prayers from the World Council of Churches (WCC) Jun 30
🙏🏾 Pray with us for people and churches in , and : We know things are not going so well, but we believe that You will do the changes in Your own time… 📷 E.Paulley/ /
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World Council of Churches (WCC) Jul 1
"Prayers are key of peace" by Marianne Ejdersten, Director of Communication at World Council of Churches. Check out the blog at
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Anne Hoganson Jun 30
calls on the international community to take action. "The new threat of annexation entrenches and compounds the ongoing situation of occupation, that has for far too long undermined the rights and future of Palestinian people."
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World Council of Churches (WCC) Jul 1
We pray: Merciful God, even when we feel that you are far away, help us to always remember your love and mercy... Pray with us!
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World Council of Churches (WCC) Jun 30
The joined the International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines, National Council of Churches in the Philippines, and United Methodist Church in a joint statement prepared for the 44th session of the Human Rights…
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World Council of Churches (WCC) Jun 30
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World Council of Churches (WCC) Jun 30
The year 2020 is one etched forever in our memories. The unimaginable happened when a virus seized the world. Vulnerability became the norm, and fiction became a reality. Overnight life became more precious for all of us, the world’s billions.…
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