Other International Organizations

  • S. H. Steinberg
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The World Council of Churches was formally constituted on 23 Aug., 1948, at Amsterdam, by an assembly composed of 351 delegates representing 147 churches from 44 countries, which met from 22 Aug. to 2 Sept. The principal trends leading up to the World Council of Churches may be summarized as follows: —


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Books of Reference

  1. The Amsterdam eeries, Man’s Disorder and God’s Design, comprising the papers and reports produced at the Assembly:—I, The Universal Church in God’s Design; II, The Church’s Witness to God’s Design; III, The Church and the Disorder of Society; IV, The Church and the International Disorder. London, S.C.M. Press, 1948.Google Scholar
  2. The First Assembly of the World Council of Churches: Official Report. London, 1948.Google Scholar
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  4. Official reports of the Life and Work Conferences at Stockholm 1925 and Oxford 1937.Google Scholar
  5. Minutes of the Chichester Central Committee. Geneva, 1949.Google Scholar
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Books of Reference

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