Churches around the world say, ‘this is a time to touch each other’s hearts’

The heads of ecumenical organisations from around the world have come together to say that “this is a time for pastoral, prophetic and practical Christianity” amidst the Covid–19 crisis.

The Conference of European Churches (CEC), together with similar regional ecumenical organisations from Africa, Asia, the Pacific, and Latin America, and the World Council of Churches, issued a joint statement yesterday, 26 March.

“We urge people everywhere to give highest priority to addressing this situation and assisting in whatever ways we can in our collective efforts to protect life. This is a time to touch each other’s hearts, by…

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