WCC general secretary reflects on peace in Palestine and Israel

September 21, 2016


[World Council of Churches press release] The Palestine Israel Ecumenical Forum of the World Council of Churches (WCC) is inviting member churches, faith-based communities, and civil society organizations around the world to join together in 2016 for a week of advocacy and action in support of an end to the illegal occupation of Palestine and a just peace for all in Palestine and Israel.

During the World Week of Peace in Palestine and Israel 2016, observed Sept. 18-24, congregations and individuals around the globe who share a hope for justice will take peaceful actions to create a common international public witness.

WCC general secretary the Rev. Olav Fykse Tveit answered questions on a lasting peace in Palestine and Israel.

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