Category - busan

  • 8 Feb 2014

    The World Council of Churches is focusing on the churches’ efforts toward a “pilgrimage for justice and peace”.

  • 31 Jan 2014

    Nearly one hundred representatives of the German member churches of the World Council of Churches (WCC) met from 16 to 18 January 2014 at the Evangelical Academy of Loccum in order to share their experiences from the WCC 10th Assembly in Busan, Korea, and to discuss how they would continue their way together on their pilgrimage of justice and peace. Christina Biere, a former WCC Central Committee member, summarises and shares their reflections and findings.

  • 16 Jan 2014

    Major contributions and highlights of the World Council of Churches' 10th Assembly have been made available in journal form.

  • 5 Nov 2013

    The experiences and voices of a centre run by the Presbyterian Church in South Korea provide important lessons concerning the multiple insecurities felt by 'migrant wives', as the women are called, in a fast moving society. Naveen Qayyum, from Pakistan, reflects on the issues raised about migration and the experience of women at the World Council of Churches 10th Assembly meeting in Busan.

  • 3 Nov 2013

    Christians from around the world at the World Council of Churches 10th Assembly have been sharing in a 'pilgrimage of peace' with host Korean churches.

  • 31 Oct 2013

    The 10th Assembly of the World Council of Churches has asked how, in a world mired by violence, the “God of life” can lead people, towards justice and peace.

  • 31 Oct 2013

    “They’re coming, they’re coming,” shouts a young women, looking toward the train pulling into platform 6 at Busan Station. When the doors open, people get off with large suitcases.

  • 30 Oct 2013

    Justice and peace were highlighted topics during events leading up to the World Council of Churches (WCC) 10th Assembly which starts this week in Korea.

  • 27 Oct 2013

    The World Council of Churches (WCC) Assembly in the Republic of Korea will be the most diverse gathering of Christians ever, say Ka Hyun MacKenzie Shin and Roddy MacKenzie.

  • 26 Oct 2013

    The 10th Assembly of the World Council of Churches (WCC) begins at the end of October and promises to be one of the most diverse gatherings of Christians in the world. The assembly will be an opportunity for renewing the worldwide ecumenical movement – infusing it with honesty, humility and hope, according to the WCC General Secretary.