​Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby
addressed the World Council of Churches
Assembly, held in Busan, South Korea.
 

​"When we are not at peace with God through Jesus Christ we cannot be peacemakers in the world," Archbishop Justin Welby of Canterbury told the 10th Assembly of the World Council of Churches, held in Busan, South Korea from 30 October to 8 November 2013. "God calls us to be reconciled reconcilers, reconciled ourselves to God and to each other."

The Assembly is the highest governing body of the World Council of Churches and meets every seven years.

For a video and the full text of Archbishop Welby’s address, please click here
 
For full reporting from the Assembly, please visit http://wcc2013.info/en.

Archbishop Philip Freier and Bishop Philip Huggins attended the Assembly and gave a presentation on the work of the Brotherhood of St Laurence’s Ecumenical Migration Centre. Click here to read Bishop Huggins’ reflections on the Assembly and on the response to this presentation.
 

 

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