eNews: August 2016
Historic peace agreement in Colombia hailed
The World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) and its member churches pledge to continue their work with the Colombian people to secure a just peace.
Chris Ferguson, WCRC general secretary, has hailed the Colombia peace agreement as “a significant step for both peace and justice in not only Colombia and Latin America but also for the world.”
“This peace agreement is so important as it brings to an end a conflict that has drowned Colombia in a spiral of violence, poverty and death,” said Helis Barraza Diaz, moderator of the Presbyterian Church of Colombia and a WCRC vice president. Read more.