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 representing 147 churches from 44 countries. The second assembly was held at Evanston, III., in Aug. 1954, when delegates attended from 163 member churches. The third assembly will be held at New Delhi, India, in Nov.-Dec. 1961.


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Books of Reference

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  2. Evanton to New Delhi, 1954–61. Geneva, 1961Google Scholar
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Publications of the Pan American Union include:

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