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Messages and letters received by the WCC

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Το Παγκόσμιο Συμβούλιο Εκκλησιών για την Αγία Σοφία Σήμερα, Σάββατο 11 Ιουλίου 2020, μετά από έντονο προβληματισμό και συντονισμένες προσπάθειες μακριά από το φως της δημοσιότητας, το Παγκόσμιο Συμβούλιο Εκκλησιών αποφάσισε να απευθυνθεί στον Ρετζέπ Ταγίπ Ερντογάν, Πρόεδρο της Δημοκρατίας της Τουρκίας, με επιστολή του Γενικού Γραμματέα του. 11 July 2020
Easter greetings from Presbyterian Church of Ghana Message from Presbyterian Church of Ghana 16 April 2020
Easter Greetings from Church of South India Message from Church of South India 16 April 2020
An Easter Message from Bishop Sani Ibrahim Azar Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land Jerusalem Message from Bishop Sani Ibrahim Azar Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land Jerusalem 16 April 2020
Easter greetings from the Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Egypt, Synod of the Nile Message from the Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Egypt, Synod of the Nile 16 April 2020
Easter greetings from Evangelical Church of the Augsburg Confession in Slovakia Message from Evangelical Church of the Augsburg Confession in Slovakia 16 April 2020
Easter Message From The Liberia Council of Churches Message From The Liberia Council of Churches 16 April 2020
Easter Greetings from Pasundan Christian Church in Indonesia Message from the Pasundan Christian Church Synod Board 15 April 2020
Easter Greetings from the Evangelical Methodist Church in Argentina (In Spanish) 11 April 2020
70th anniversary greetings from the AME Church As one of the WCC's founding members, the African Methodist Episcopal Church (AME) is honored to offer its greetings as the global fellowship continues its celebration of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the WCC, writes Bishop Reginald T. Jackson, president of the African Methodist Episcopal Church Council of Bishops. 01 November 2018
Letter of thanks for WCC sympathies and concerns about the fires and drought in Sweden Dr Antje Jackelén, Archbishop of the Church of Sweden, responds to a letter of 31 July letter from the WCC that expressed concern and extended sympathy on behalf of the WCC fellowship. 03 September 2018
70th Anniversary Greetings from the Awareness Foundation Rev. Nadim Nassar, founder and executive director of the Awareness Foundation, offers the WCC his warmest congratulations. 22 August 2018
70th Anniversary Greetings from the Union of Welsh Independents Greetings from Rev. Dr Geraint Tudur, general secretary of the Union of Welsh Independents, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC. 20 August 2018
70th Anniversary Greetings from the United Methodist GBGM The United Methodist General Board of Global Ministries (GBGM) sends its warmest greetings on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC. 15 August 2018
70th Anniversary Greetings from the Czechoslovak Hussite Church Letter from Patriarch Tomas Butta on behalf of the Czechoslovak Hussite Church on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC. 08 August 2018
70th Anniversary Greetings from the Disciples of Christ in Argentina Greetings (in Spanish) to the World Council of Churches from Luis Macchi, president of the Disciples of Christ in Argentina, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC 03 August 2018
70th Anniversary Greetings from the Conference of European Churches Greetings to the World Council of Churches from Ms Erin Green, communication coordinator for the Conference of European Churches (CEC), on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC 03 August 2018
70th Anniversary Greetings from the Evangelical Church of the Augsburg Confession in Poland Greetings from Rev. Jerzy Samiec, senior bishop of the Evangelical Church of the Augsburg Confession in Poland, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC 03 August 2018
70th Anniversary Greetings from the Religions for Peace Europe Greetings to the World Council of Churches from Dr. Luigi de Silvia, president of Religions for Peace Europe, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC 05 July 2018
70th Anniversary greetings from the Supreme Patriarch Catholicos of All Armenians Greetings to the World Council of Churches from Karekin II, the Supreme Patriarch Catholicos of All Armenians on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC 05 July 2018
70th Anniversary Greetings from the China Christian Council Letter of congratulations to the World Council of Churches from Rev. Dr Gao Feng, president of the China Christian Council, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC 28 June 2018
70th Anniversary Greetings from the Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Greetings to the World Council of Churches from Patriarch Kirill on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC 22 June 2018
70th Anniversary Greetings from World Association for Christian Communication Greetings to the World Council of Churches from Philip Lee, general secretary of the World Association for Christian Communication (WACC), on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC 21 June 2018
70th Anniversary Greetings from the Episcopal/Anglican Diocese of Egypt with North Africa and the Horn of Africa Greetings to the World Council of Churches from the Rt Revd. Dr Mouneer Hanna Anis, bishop of the Episcopal/Anglican Diocese of Egypt with North Africa and the Horn of Africa, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC 19 June 2018
70th Anniversary Greetings from the Church of North India Greetings to the World Council of Churches from Alwan Masih, general secretary of the Synod of the Church of North India, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC 19 June 2018
70th Anniversary Greetings from the National Dialogue for Christian Unity Greetings to the World Council of Churches from the Anglican Church of Aotearoa New Zealand and Polynesia, the Methodist Church of New Zealand – Te Hahi Weteriana o Aotearoa and the Presbyterian Church of Aotearoa New Zealand on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC 19 June 2018
70th Anniversary Greetings from the Lutheran World Federation Greetings to the Central Committee of the World Council of Churches from Rev. Dr Martin Junge, general secretary of the Lutheran World Federation, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC 19 June 2018
70th Anniversary Greetings from the Taizé Community Greetings to the World Council of Churches from Brother Alois, prior of the Taizé Community, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the WCC 19 June 2018
Letter to WCC general secretary from Hieronymos, Archbishop of Athens, addressing the refugee crisis Greece’s people are exhausted from years of economic crisis and the Orthodox church head there is pleading with the European Union to reconsider its decision to limit the refugees it is accepting.Archbishop Hieronymos wrote his impassioned letter for help to the general secretary of the WCC, Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, appealing to international churches and the global community. 31 March 2016
Living Letters team, Haiti In November 2008 a WCC ecumenical team visited Haiti as part of the Living Letters' initiative of the Decade to Overcome Violence. In a letter to the WCC general secretary, the team echoes his appeal for constructive and effective dialogue. 07 January 2009
Letter of the Lebanese Prime Minister Extracts of a letter of Prime Minister Fouad As-Sanioura to the WCC general secretary 18 July 2006