In historic show of unity, Ethiopian churches commit to establishing national council at a meeting at the Ecumenical Institute in Bossey, Switzerland

Ethiopian church leaders light a candle – symbol of common unity in Christ at the chapel of the Ecumenical centre:  Rev. Dr Yonas Yigezu Dibisa, president of the Evangelical Church Mekane Yesus, H.G. Archbishop Petros, general secretary of the Holy Synod of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church; and H.E. Cardinal Berhaneyesus Souraphiel of the Ethiopian Catholic Church.Photo: Ivars Kupcis/WCC

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