Other International Organizations

  • John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


The World Council of Churches was formally constituted on 23 Aug. 1948, at Amsterdam, by an assembly representing 147 churches from 44 countries. In 1977 the member churches numbered 288, from over 100 countries and territories.


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