Social & International Affairs

Chairperson:

Bishop Dr. Chibuzo Raphael Opoko (Methodist Church Nigeria)

ABOUT

The Social Justice Committee of the World Methodist Council brings attention to current events and issues and how they affect constituents around the world. Current focus has centered on economic justice or injustice. A World Methodist Social Affirmation was developed and refined by this committee and approved in 1986. It has received worldwide acceptance and is published in literature of several member church denominations.

Recent EVENTS

WORLD METHODIST COUNCIL STATEMENT ON THE VOLCANIC ERUPTION IN THE PACIFIC OCEAN

On Saturday, 15 January, an underwater volcanic eruption and tsunami at Hunga-Tonga-Hunga-Ha’apai, 65 km north of the Kingdom of Tonga’s main island Tongatapu, caused waves of 1.2 m to force
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Statement on Voting Rights

The College of Bishops Christian Methodist Episcopal Church  January 8, 2022 The Voting Rights Act of 1965 was hailed as a landmark piece of federal legislation in this country which
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WORKING TOGETHER IN MISSION

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