WCRC mourns passing of South African church leader

The World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) mourns the passing of Kobus Gerber, former general secretary of the Dutch Reformed Church and member of the WCRC Executive Committee. “As a member of our Executive Committee, Rev. Dr. Gerber… Read More

WCRC urges prayer and support for Christian Dalits in India

The World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) joins with the National Council of Churches in India (NCCI) to call for the inclusion of Dalit Christians and Muslims in the scheduled caste list which would allow them access to… Read More

Call to prayer and support for Beirut

We are afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed, but not driven to despair; persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed; always carrying in the body the death of Jesus, so that the life of… Read More

WCRC mourns passing of Kenyan church leader

The World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) mourns the passing of Peter Kariuki Kaniah, out-going secretary-general of the Presbyterian Church of East Africa (PCEA). Kaniah, 54, passed away on Sunday of complications from COVID-19, in Nairobi, Kenya. “Rev…. Read More

CRY FOR HOPE: A CALL TO DECISIVE ACTION

We stand with Kairos Palestine and Kairos Global and share in the Cry for Hope issued by a broad coalition of Palestinian Christians and partners around the world—theologians, church leaders, lay and clergy—to end the oppression of the Palestinian… Read More

500 million Christians urge G20 to fix broken economic architecture

Four global organizations representing some 500 million Christians have written an urgent letter to G20 leaders, calling for them to leave behind the current broken financial architecture and promote a truly just and sustainable recovery: 13 July 2020… Read More

WCRC begins search for next general secretary

The World Communion of Reformed Churches is starting the process to choose its next General Secretary after Rev. Dr. Chris Ferguson completes his term of service in August 2021. “As a global koinonia, we seek to discern, confess,… Read More

Annexation will undermine peace and justice

Ecumenical Statement on the Planned Annexation of Occupied Palestinian Territory The Lord works righteousness and justice for all the oppressed. —Psalm 103:6 As faith-based organizations representing believers worldwide,* we express our concern over the planned annexation of occupied… Read More

WCRC developing response to pandemic

A global consultation began a process for the World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) to discern how the Communion can “provide for a prophetic theological response” to the COVD-19 pandemic and to prepare the Communion to move towards… Read More

Joint Ecumenical Peace Message

On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the start of the Korean War: 25 June 2020 National Council of Churches in Korea National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA National Council of Churches in… Read More