Recent Submissions

  • WCC comment on 109th anniversary of SAYFO 1915

    World Council of Churches (WCC), 2024-06-14
  • Iglesias promotoras de la salud, Tomo II

    World Council of Churches (WCC), 2021
    Based on the premise that the local congregation is the primary agent for healing, and each individual member has a unique gift to contribute to this healing ministry, this book provides guidelines, resources and tools to equip and support local Christian congregations in starting a sustainable health ministry. It provides a theological and public health basis of the Health Promoting Churches (HPC) model and a guide on organizing the HPC programme sustainably.
  • Les Églises au Service de la Promotion de la Santé, Volume II

    World Council of Churches (WCC), 2021
    Based on the premise that the local congregation is the primary agent for healing, and each individual member has a unique gift to contribute to this healing ministry, this book provides guidelines, resources and tools to equip and support local Christian congregations in starting a sustainable health ministry. It provides a theological and public health basis of the Health Promoting Churches (HPC) model and a guide on organizing the HPC programme sustainably.
  • Declaración Sobre El Proceso De Paz En Colombia

    World Council of Churches (WCC), 2024-06-11
    El Comité Ejecutivo del Consejo Mundial de Iglesias (CMI) expresa su profundo agradecimiento a las iglesias, al pueblo y al Gobierno de Colombia por la oportunidad de reunirse en Bogotá del 6 al 11 de junio de 2024, en este momento crucial en la búsqueda de una paz justa y sostenible en Colombia.
  • Statement on the Peace Process in Colombia

    World Council of Churches (WCC), 2024-06-10
    The executive committee of the World Council of Churches (WCC) expresses its deep appreciation to the churches, to the people, and to the government of Colombia for the opportunity to meet in Bogotá on 6 to 11 June 2024, at this pivotal moment in the search for just and sustainable peace in Colombia.
  • Statement on the Escalating Crisis in Gaza

    World Council of Churches (WCC), 2024-06-11
    The executive committee of the World Council of Churches (WCC), meeting in Bogotá, Colombia, on 6 to 11 June 2024, lifts up the suffering of the civilian population of Gaza in the midst of the ongoing attacks in the territory, with a death toll now surpassing 36,000 people, over two-thirds of them children and women, more than 83% of the population displaced (in most cases repeatedly), the complete destruction of medical, educational, and other civilian infrastructure, with more than 50% of homes destroyed, leaving over one million people homeless.
  • Statement on Ecumenical Solidarity with Sudan

    World Council of Churches (WCC), 2024-06-11
    It has been more than a year since large-scale fighting broke out between the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) and the paramilitary Rapid Support Forces (RSF). This conflict between two former allies in the 2021 military coup that toppled the previous transitional government has almost destroyed a country whose people had already suffered through many years of protracted and multidimensional crises.
  • Statement on Biodiversity COP16 and Climate COP29

    World Council of Churches (WCC), 2024-06-11
    Life on Earth and the systems needed for life to flourish are at extreme risk. The intertwined crises of climate change and biodiversity loss pose the gravest threats to the ability of humans and much of the natural world to survive and flourish on Earth, God’s unique living creation.
  • Minute on the Escalation of the War in Ukraine

    World Council of Churches (WCC), 2024-06-11
    Deeply alarmed by the recent escalation of conflict in Ukraine in the context of Russia’s ongoing invasion of the country, all members of the World Council of Churches (WCC) executive committee, meeting in Bogota, Colombia on 6-11 June 2024, join in reaffirming the declaration of the WCC’s first Assembly in 1948 that “War is contrary to the will of God”.
  • Report of the WCC general secretary at the executive committee in Bogota, Colombia

    World Council of Churches (WCC), 2024-06-06
    Report of the WCC general secretary Rev. Prof. Dr Jerry Pillay at the WCC executive committee meeting convening in Bogota, Colombia, from 6-11 June 2024.
  • WCC message to the Evangelical Church in Germany on the 90th anniversary of the Barmen Declaration

    World Council of Churches (WCC), 2024-05-31
    WCC general secretary Rev. Prof. Dr Jerry Pillay in a message to the Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD) on the 90th anniversary of the Barmen Declaration where members of Germany’s Confessing Church condemned Nazi incursions in church life.
  • Recursos para la Semana de Oración por la Unidad de los Cristianos 2025

    World Council of Churches (WCC), 2024-05-28
    Recursos para la Semana de Oración por la Unidad de los Cristianos y para todo el año 2025 “¿Crees esto?” (Juan 11,26).
  • Hacia la Sexta Conferencia Mundial de Fe y Constitución

    World Council of Churches (WCC), 2024
    The Sixth World Conference on Faith and Order of the World Council of Churches (WCC) will take place from 24 to 28 October 2025 near Alexandria, Egypt, around the theme “Where now for visible unity?” The conference will be the centrepiece of the WCC’s activities to mark the 1700th anniversary of the first Ecumenical Council of Nicaea, a key moment in the history of Christian faith and for the ecumenical journey today. This booklet provides the context for and overview of the proposed conference.
  • Ressources pour la Semaine de priere pour l’unite des Chretiens 2025

    World Council of Churches (WCC), 2024-05-28
    Textes pour la Semaine de priere pour l’unite des Chretiens et pour toute l’année 2025 « Crois-tu cela ? » (Jean 11,26).
  • En route vers la sixième Conférence mondiale de Foi et constitution

    World Council of Churches (WCC), 2024
    The Sixth World Conference on Faith and Order of the World Council of Churches (WCC) will take place from 24 to 28 October 2025 near Alexandria, Egypt, around the theme “Where now for visible unity?” The conference will be the centrepiece of the WCC’s activities to mark the 1700th anniversary of the first Ecumenical Council of Nicaea, a key moment in the history of Christian faith and for the ecumenical journey today. This booklet provides the context for and overview of the proposed conference.
  • Auf dem Weg zur Sechsten Weltkonferenz für Glauben und Kirchenverfassung

    World Council of Churches (WCC), 2024
    The Sixth World Conference on Faith and Order of the World Council of Churches (WCC) will take place from 24 to 28 October 2025 near Alexandria, Egypt, around the theme “Where now for visible unity?” The conference will be the centrepiece of the WCC’s activities to mark the 1700th anniversary of the first Ecumenical Council of Nicaea, a key moment in the history of Christian faith and for the ecumenical journey today. This booklet provides the context for and overview of the proposed conference.
  • WCC comment on Russian missile attacks on Kharkiv

    World Council of Churches (WCC), 2024-05-28
  • Solidarity message from the WCC general secretary to churches and communities in Pakistan

    World Council of Churches (WCC), 2024-05-26
    The World Council of Churches (WCC) has received with profound distress the news of the brutal attack of Mr Nazir Masih, a Christian, and the subsequent destruction of homes and businesses owned by the local Christian community in Sargodha in Punjab province, in Pakistan.

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