World Council of Churches
Mission and Ministry
Church seeks release of detained missionary
United Methodist mission agency, bishops want Philippines government to allow three missionaries to leave the country.
Pope Francis models Christian unity at WCC
Pope’s visit highlights ecumenical cooperation, caps off meeting that also included a focus on peace on Korean peninsula.
WCC assembly carries forward peace, unity message
For United Methodists participating in the World Council of Churches 10th Assembly, the election of Bishop Mary Ann Swenson as the first female bishop in a top leadership position was a highlight of the gathering.