The General Secretary of the WCC has echoed calls for this coming Friday to be set aside as a day of prayer and fasting for peace.
21 February 2018
The World Council of Churches has begun a year of celebrations to mark its 70th anniversary with a visit to China by an official delegation.
08 January 2018
“Do not be vengeful” - Archbishop Nicholas Okoh’s New Year Message as as armed gangs shoot 17 churchgoers dead in Rivers State.
03 January 2018
Church leaders from Zimbabwe, central Africa and Europe have been commenting on the on-going political situation in Zimbabwe.
16 November 2017
More than 6,000 people attended the diamond jubilee ceremony of the Christian Conference of Asia - the world’s oldest regional ecumenical organisation.
16 October 2017
Church leaders have expressed their regret over the decision by US President Donald Trump to withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change.
02 June 2017
Anglican leaders have added their voices to the global wave of solidarity that followed the deadly Palm Sunday attacks on Coptic churches.
11 April 2017
The Bishop of Colombia has appealed for prayer after a peace deal between the government and FARC was rejected in a referendum.
07 October 2016
Last night’s terror attack at Istanbul International Airport has been met with a wave of prayer from Anglican and other Christian leaders.
29 June 2016
During a solidarity visit to Burundi 1 - 4 March, the World Council of Churches (WCC) and the All Africa Conference of Churches (AACC) sent a “Peace Message” urging all parties in Burundi to promote national unity, healing and reconciliation.
10 March 2016