Executive Committee issues message, discusses new policies

The Executive Committee of the World Communion of Reformed Churches met 9-15 May 2019 in Kappel am Albis, Switzerland, under the theme, “Let Your Light Shine Forth: Seeking Shalom in the midst of Empire.” In her address, President… Read More

WCRC begins dialogue with Mennonites

The World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) and Mennonite World Conference (MWC) launched a new dialogue under the title “Seeking a Common Witness: Restoring Our Family to Wholeness.” The title points to the priorities of the dialogue: right… Read More

President Kassab calls on communion to be “shalom makers”

“To let our light shine and become shalom makers is such a challenging task,” said President Najla Kassab in her address to the 2019 meeting of the Executive Committee of the World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC). “Many… Read More

WCRC delegation calls for border reforms

An international, Christian delegation to the Mexico-United States border led by the World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) is calling for radical reforms to address not only the causes of migration but the way in which migrants are… Read More

JDDJ signatories look toward common future

The five signatories of the Joint Declaration on the Doctrine of Justification (JDDJ) looked toward a future “realizing a deeper communion towards the full visible unity of the church and to make manifest the growth in communion which… Read More

Nominations invited for prize

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2020 Sylvia Michel Prize, a bi-annual award for women’s leadership projects in Reformed churches worldwide. The prize of US$5000 is awarded every two years by the Reformed Cantonal Church of Argovia… Read More

Sustainable Development Goals focus of international conference

The International Conference on Religions and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), held in Vatican City in early March, was attended by 500 religious representatives and focused on how the world’s religions can help in implementing the SDGs. The… Read More

WCRC mourns death of Robina Winbush

The World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) joins with those around the world mourning the death of Robina Winbush, director of ecumenical relations for the Presbyterian Church (USA) and a passionate and energetic leader in the WCRC. Winbush,… Read More

Kao’s faithful dedication remembered

The life of Rev. Dr. C. M. Kao will be remembered and the glory of God celebrated at a simple worship service on Friday, 22 February. Kao, the Presbyterian Church in Taiwan’s longest serving general secretary, passed away… Read More

In Cuba, Kassab calls for churches to be sign of hope

Lives can be transformed in an instant; in other circumstances, it can take years, even decades, to enact change. WCRC President Najla Kassab’s recent visit to Cuba demonstrated both. The day before Kassab arrived in Cuba, a freak… Read More