German Reformed Alliance elects new moderator

The Reformed Alliance in Germany (Reformierte Bund) held its General Assembly from 23 to 25 April in Villigst (Westfalia). Delegates of Reformed churches from all parts of the country elected new members to the executive committee, as well… Read More

WCRC joins calls for just treatment of migrants

The World Communion of Reformed Churches joins other religious and humanitarian organizations in calling for a just response to the increasing number of people dying while attempting to cross the Mediterranean Sea to seek asylum in Europe. Rt… Read More

Church in Transcarpathia serves in faith

The Reformed Church in Transcarpathia has been facing challenging times for most of its existence. Today, it finds itself a double minority—a Protestant church in an Orthodox country and an ethnically Hungarian community in a Slavic nation. While… Read More

Reformed-Catholic dialogue creates lasting friendships

In the final dialogue session between the Catholic Church and the World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) participants summed up their discussions on the themes of justification and sanctification, word and sacrament and justice in preparation of the… Read More

Award recognizes women leaders

Two women from two generations have been recognized for their work both as leaders and for developing leaders in their church. Yvette Rabemila and Brigitte Rabarijaona, both ordained ministers in the Church of Jesus Christ in Madagascar, were… Read More

Global Institute challenges students

As week one has ended, and we are halfway through week two, students at the Global Institute of Theology (GIT) begin to reflect on what has already happened in our short amount of time. Meeting people from all… Read More

Global Institute of Theology gathers

Over 30 students, faculty and staff from around the world were welcomed today to San José, Costa Rica, for the 2014 Global Institute of Theology (GIT). In welcoming the students to the campus of Universidad Biblica Latinoamericana (Biblical… Read More

Theological leader laid to rest

H. Russel Botman was lauded at a memorial service earlier today in South Africa. Botman passed away unexpectedly in his sleep at the age of 61 last week. Botman, most recently the rector at Stellenbosch University, was deeply… Read More

The WCRC mourns the death of Professor Botman

It is with a deep sense of sadness and shock that we learned of the passing on from this life of our friend and colleague, Professor Russel Botman. This is news that we find it difficult to believe. Professor Botman… Read More

Latin Americans encourage embracing Accra Confession

The latest in a series of consultations marking the 10th anniversary of the Accra Confession concluded with a covenant to “recuperate a proper spirituality that will challenge a culture of consumerism and individualism.” The Accra Confession, a prophetic… Read More