Journey for Justice

The Story of Women in the WCC

By Natalie Maxson

Celebrating 60 years of critique, cooperation, and community, Journey for Justice focuses on pivotal leaders and key challenges in women's participation in the World Council of Churches. ** "Among the most important historic accomplishments of the ecumenical movement is the lifting up of the presence, perspectives, gifts, and leadership of women in the Christian churches. Reading their story illumines the decades-long search for gender justice and peace...." -- Olav Fykse Tveit, General Secretary, World Council of Churches ** "While it is not adequately recorded in history, it is important to acknowledge the key role women have played in the shaping of the ecumenical movement...." -- Aruna Gnanadason, former Program Executive, Women in Church and Society, World Council of Churches [Subject: Religious Studies, Christianity, Women's Studies, Gender Studies]

Publication Date: 1/1/2016
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9782825416372