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

June edition of Reformed Communiqué now available

The June issue of the Reformed Communiqué is now available. It features stories from the WCRC about recent activities, including actions from the May executive committee meeting, and also features stories from our member churches in the United… Read More

Germany selected for next general council

The World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) is returning to the birthplace of the 16th-century Reformation to demonstrate that this now belongs to Christians around the world. The WCRC executive committee this week decided to hold the 26th… Read More

WCRC supports release of Nigerian schoolgirls

The Executive Committee of the World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) formally adopted a statement joining its voice to all those calling for the release and return of the kidnapped schoolgirls in Nigeria. Earlier in the week the… Read More

Ferguson elected general secretary

The Reverend Christopher Ferguson has been elected as the next General Secretary of the World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC). Ferguson was elected by the WCRC Executive Committee after an extensive search process. “The WCRC is at the… Read More

WCRC Executive Committee to Select New General Secretary

The election of a new general secretary tops the agenda for the 11-18 May meeting of the Executive Committee of the World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC), to be held in Hannover, Germany. A search committee will present… Read More

Reformed-Catholic Dialogue focuses on justice

Theologians from the World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) and the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity (PCPCU) met together 6-12 April at Coatbridge, Scotland, for their fourth session in the fourth phase of the International Reformed-Catholic Dialogue…. Read More