Reference Entry

World Council of Churches

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright

in A Dictionary of World History

Third edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199685691
Published online July 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191765728
World Council of Churches

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An inter‐denominational organization of Christian Churches, created in 1948. Apart from the *Roman Catholic Church and the Unitarians, the Council includes all the major and many minor denominations and nearly all the Eastern Orthodox Churches. Since ...

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Subjects: World History

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