wcc

  • 31 Oct 2013

    The 10th Assembly of the World Council of Churches opened on 30 October in Busan, Korea, with the theme “God of life, lead us to 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.

  • 30 Oct 2013

    Participants from the global membership of the World Council of Churches have gathered for a Women and Men’s Pre-assembly programme.

  • 29 Oct 2013

    Over 200 international theology students of varied Christian traditions are participating in the Global Ecumenical Theological Institute.

  • 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.

  • 25 Oct 2013

    Final preparations are underway for the opening of the 10th Assembly of the World Council of Churches in Busan, Korea.

  • 23 Oct 2013

    As Ekklesia reported this week, Korean church and peace activists in Busan are taking part in a 40 day fasting and prayer vigil against nuclear weapons from 30 September to 8 November 2013, coinciding at the end with the World Council of Churches Assembly there – and drawing attention to the consolidated action of churches against weapons of mass destruction (WMDs).

  • 23 Oct 2013

    The “Green Village” project has won the architectural competition for the development of the Geneva site of the Ecumenical Centre and offices of the World Council of Churches.