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Published by Longmans, Green in London .
Written in English


  • World Council of Churches.,
  • Church and social problems.

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Statementpar Edward Duff.
ContributionsGraduate Institute of International Studies (Geneva, Switzerland)
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 339 p. :
Number of Pages339
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17999194M

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OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages diagrams 23 cm: Contents: The history of the World Council of Churches --The origin of the ecumenical idea --The life and work movement --The world council is formed at Amsterdam --From Amsterdam to Evanston --The Second Assembly at Evanston --The nature and authority of the World Council of Churches --The social philosophy of the World Council Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Duff, Edward. Social thought of the World Council of Churches. New York, Association Press [] 1 day ago  Books, journals and reports of the World Council of Churches. WCC Publications is the book publishing programme of the World Council of Churches. It facilitates the divers voices of global Christianity and enhances the larger visibility and cultural presence of the ecumenical movement. Voices from around the world, in theology, social The World Council of Churches has been for many years a neighbor of the ILO here in Geneva in the different meanings of this word. At the time of the foundation of the ILO one hundred years ago, the decision was taken to include a Catholic and an Anglican representative on the staff of the ILO, ensuring sustained dialogue with the ://

  Reshaping – at the very least re-focusing – religious doctrine, particularly Christianity, to conform to a globalized world is a key facet in the quest for world governance. “The Social Thought of the World Council of Churches”, written by Edward Duff, describes the philosophy that drives the 2 days ago  Prayer service in St John’s Anglican Cathedral in Brisbane, Australia, opening the 57th meeting of the Commission of Churches on International Affairs (CCIA), on 19 February The meeting also looked at impacts of climate change and nuclear 2 days ago  ''At this critical juncture, this book brings together 'texts and voices' that reveal both the profound legacy of the ecumenical movement and the spiritual, theological basis on which it can build to meet the challenges of today and tomorrow.'' -- Editor Michael Kinnamon Included in this exhaustive collection are significant passages from the most widely influential texts produced by She is a member of the World Council of Churches Expert group on ‘Poverty, Wealth and Ecology’. Prof LenkaBula has read and presented academic papers in numerous places and some of her highlights are: • The World Summit on Sustainable Development — the Civil Society Section in Johannesburg, South Africa in August/ September ;(puleng)-lenkabula.

  9. Athenagoras I, Remarks at the World Council of Churches Headquarters, 25 Willem Visser ‘t Hooft, “The Mandate of the Ecumenical Movement,” Fourth Assembly of the World Council of Churches, Uppsala, 26 M.M. Thomas, “Search for Wholeness and Unity,” World Council of Churches Central Committee, 30   World Council of Churches - World Communion of Reformed Churches - Council for World Mission – the Lutheran World Federation Statement on the occasion of the 3rd United Nations (UN) from those who have been left out of social-economic and political ://   World Council of Churches. Throughout the World Council of Churches (WCC) celebrated its fiftieth anniversary, culminating in a service of recommitment by member churches to the ecumenical movement at its eighth World Assembly, in Harare, Zimbabwe. As a hopeful effort in the aftermath of World War II, Christian leaders from around the world brought together two strains of /protestant-denominations/world-council-churches. Biblical authority for today; a World Council of Churches symposium on "The Biblical authority for the churches' social and political message today," by World Council of Churches (Book) 10 editions published between and in English and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide