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WCC, Christian Conference of Asia heads co-sign message on attacks in Myanmar, urge redoubling advocacy and engagement for justice

Posted on 18 November 2022

Students in a classroom of a school at kalay town in Myanmar. This school is located in Tahan, the largely ethnic Chin section of Kalay. Photo: Paul Jeffrey/Life on Earth A joint message signed by World Council of Churches acting general secretary Rev. Prof. Dr Ioan Sauca and Christian Conference of Asia General Secretary Dr […]

 

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CCA expresses deep sorrow over series of deadly events in Asia and offers prayers for people affected

Posted on 31 October 2022

CCA expresses deep sorrow over series of deadly events in Asia: by the stampede in South Korea (left), by Typhoon Nalgae in the Philippines (centre), and by bridge collapse in India (right) The Christian Conference of Asia (CCA) expresses deep sorrow and grief over the loss of life across the past two days in various […]

 

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Presbyterian Church of Korea leaders visit CCA

Posted on 28 October 2022

Presbyterian Church of Korea (PCK) Moderator Rev. Dr Soon Chang Lee presents a gift to CCA General Secretary during a visit of the PCK’s leadership team on 27 October 2022 at the CCA Headquarters in Chiang Mai, Thailand; from left to right: Rev. Dr Young Sang Roh, Rev. Bohyun Kim, Dr Mathews George Chunakara, Rev. […]

 

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Coordination of ecumenical Diakonia mission of Asian churches and strengthening of solidarity support proposed at WCC-CCA regional consultation

Posted on 28 October 2022

Participants share key insights during small group discussions at Asia Regional Consultation on ‘Ecumenical Diakonia, Church’s Response to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Asia’ Representatives of the church and ecumenical organisations who attended the three-day Asia Regional Consultation on ‘Ecumenical Diakonia, the Church’s Response to the Sustainable...

 

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Participants discuss pathways for integration of SDGs in Diakonia of Asian Churches

Posted on 26 October 2022

Panel sessions at the CCA’s Asia Regional Consultation on ‘Ecumenical Diakonia, Church’s Response to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Asia’ Chiang Mai: Several pathways for the integration of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into the Diaconal mission of Asian churches emerged on the second day of the Asia Regional Consultation on ‘Ecumenical...

 

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CCA congratulates new leadership team of Church of Christ in Thailand

Posted on 26 October 2022

1. Dr Sint Kimachandra officiating the installation service of the new CCT Officers; 2. CCA General Secretary (middle) with the new Officers of the CCT: from left; Rev. Pongsak Sintumud (Vice Moderator), Rev. Dr Boonratna Bauyen (Moderator), Surapong Mitrakul (General Secretary), and Visal Mahachavaroj (Treasurer) Chiang Mai: The Church of Christ in Thailand (CCT) elected […]

 

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Ecumenical Diakonia is aimed at mitigating the sufferings of all who experience deprivation, says Metropolitan Dr Yakob Mar Irenaios at CCA Consultation

Posted on 25 October 2022

Metropolitan Dr Yakob Mar Irenaois speaks on ‘Biblical and theological reflection on Diakonia as the mission and witness of the Church’ Chiang Mai: “Ecumenical Diakonia embraces the entire creation and seeks its well-being; it is aimed at mitigating the sufferings and privations of all who experience deprivation and exploitation of one kind or the other,” […]

 

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Churches in Asia called to adopt Sustainable Development Goals as integral part of Diakonia

Posted on 24 October 2022

Chiang Mai: Asia Regional Consultation on ‘Ecumenical Diakonia, Church’s Response to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Asia’–2022 Participants Chiang Mai: The Asia Regional Consultation on ‘Ecumenical Diakonia, Church’s Response to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Asia’ organised by the Christian Conference of Asia (CCA), in collaboration with the World...

 

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CCA honours Korean ecumenical stalwarts, Dr Sang Jung Park, Dr Ahn Jae Woong, and Dr Park Kyung Seo

Posted on 21 October 2022

CCA General Secretary presents plaque to: 1.Dr. Sang Jung Park; 2.Dr. Ahn Jae Woong; 3. Dr. Park Kyung Seo; 4. Seen from left: Rev. Dr Kim Jong Gu, Prof.Dr Park Kyung Seo, Dr. San Jung Park, CCA General Secretary Dr Mathews George Chunakara, Dr. Ahn Jae Woong, Rev. Jung Eun Moon, Dr. Lee Hong Jung […]

 

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CCA General Secretary meets with Church and ecumenical leaders in South Korea

Posted on 21 October 2022

CCA General Secretary Dr Mathews George Chunakara with Church and ecumenical leaders during the reception organised by NCCK on 17 October 2022 in Seoul The CCA General Secretary Dr Mathews George Chunakara was accorded a reception in a special function organised by the National Council of Churches in Korea (NCCK) and held on 17 October […]

 

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