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WCC

Abbreviation for:
white cell count
white collar complex
World Class Commissioning, see there
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One may mention, for example, two statements on ecclesiology that emerged from the general assembly of World Council of Churches at Porto Alegre in 2006, "Called to be One Church" and the larger "Nature and Mission of the Church".
The Catholic relationship with the World Council of Churches is strong if often critical.
One of the significant outcomes of the Edinburgh Conference was the consideration and approval of an earlier recommendation to review the whole Ecumenical Movement and to form a World Council of Churches.
This is the thread that binds the World Council of Churches together today and historically.
Whoever lets a weapon into their house has first let it enter their soul," said Gabriele Cipriani, deputy secretary of CONIC, according to the World Council of Churches.
THE THIRD of a series of 'high level encounters' between the World Council of Churches (WCC), the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank took place in Geneva last October.
In the words of his biographer, Hugh McCullum, the story of Ted Scott, Anglican primate from 1971 to 1986 and Moderator of the World Council of Churches from 1975 to 1983, is "partly the story of one good man's struggle to be radical--like his early prairie heroes--and also to be compassionate in his response to the needs of others.
This (traditional) viewpoint incurred the umbrage of the World Council of Churches and writers elsewhere who believe this stand to be outrageously exclusivist on the part of the Roman Church.
The World Council of Churches, which represents 330 Christian bodies, warned of the "tragedy" if Christian cooperation were "obscured by the churches' dialogues about their relative authority and status.
The fact remains that John Paul II is the author of Ut Unum Sint, a remarkable document which seems to me to be the culmination of the work of the World Council of Churches which has been spearheading the search for Christian unity for the last half-century.
While the United States and Britain were refusing to admit Jewish refugees to their territories, and while the International Red Cross and the World Council of Churches remained silent, the Vatican was dispensing tens of thousands of false documents to beleaguered Jews, Catholic priests and nuns, hiding Jews in their flight to safety.
He asserts that the Catholic Church and the World Council of Churches (WCC) may merge and writes, "Thus the WCC will be controlled by the papacy at the time of the Tribulation, when the false religious system they represent will be revealed as the `Great Whore.
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