Definition of World Council of Churches in English:

Share this entry

World Council of Churches

(abbreviation WCC)
An association established in 1948 to promote unity among the many different Christian Churches. Its member Churches number over 300, and include virtually all Christian traditions except Roman Catholicism and Unitarianism. Its headquarters are in Geneva.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: World Coun|cil of Churches

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.