One year later: remembering a historical moment

Pope Francis walks through the garden of Château de Bossey in coversation with WCC moderator Dr Agnes Abuom. Photo: Peter Williams/WCC 23 June 2019 A year has now passed since the World Council of Churches (WCC) received Pope Francis in Geneva, to celebrate together 70 years of ecumenical work since the WCC’s founding. Yet the … Continue reading “One year later: remembering a historical moment”

New academic brochure invites ecumenical studies in Bossey

20 June 2019 The World Council of Churches invites students to Ecumenical studies in Bossey through an updated version of the institute’s Academic Study Programme. The Ecumenical Institute at Château de Bossey offers a range of programmes and courses in Ecumenical Studies, Interreligious Studies, and Theology, all accredited by the University of Geneva. “The Ecumenical … Continue reading “New academic brochure invites ecumenical studies in Bossey”

Bossey master students graduate, continuing ‘that pilgrimage we call ecumenism’

Bossey students share a sign of peace with one another in the medieval chapel of the Ecumenical Institute, Bossey. All photos: Albin Hillert/WCC 12 June 2019 A ceremony on 11 June saw eight new master students graduate from the World Council of Churches (WCC) Ecumenical Institute at Château de Bossey. Finalizing a yearlong period of … Continue reading “Bossey master students graduate, continuing ‘that pilgrimage we call ecumenism’”