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WCC remembers 109th anniversary of Syriac-Aramaic genocide

The World Council of Churches (WCC) is marking the 109th anniversary of the the Syriac-Aramaic genocide, or SAYFO.” WCC general secretary Rev. Prof. Dr Jerry Pillay reflected on our moral obligation to remember humanitys historic propensity for genocide and atrocity crimes, especially in these times when that propensity is – tragically – once again increasingly evident in current affairs,” he said.

Un plenario histórico del Comité Ejecutivo del CMI ofrece una mirada sincera sobre el proceso de paz en Colombia

En un plenario histórico celebrado el 8 de junio durante la reunión del Comité Ejecutivo del Consejo Mundial de Iglesias (CMI) en Bogotá (Colombia), oradores de alto nivel compartieron sus perspectivas sinceras desde el interior del proceso de paz de Colombia, no sólo lo que parece a escala internacional, sino también desde la perspectiva de las comunidades locales.

As Montet Focolare Centre closes, WCC connection with Focolare remains

As the Focolare Centre in Montet closed on 8 June, World Council of Churches (WCC) general secretary Rev. Prof. Dr Jerry Pillay expressed gratitude for 43 years of collaboration with the centre, as well as the ongoing connection with the Focolare movement that will remain an inspiration moving forward.