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Christian Conference of Asia
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(CCA). The first regional ecumenical body worldwide held its inaugural Assembly in Kuala Lumpur, in 1959, to be an “organ of continuing cooperation among the churches and National Councils of Churches in East Asia (including Australasia).” Key figures in the formation and initial leadership of the Conference were amongst many ecumenical leaders, both women and men, Bishop E.C. Sobrepena, Dr. D.G. Moses, Dr. Daniel T. Niles, U. Kyaw Than, and Rev. A.A. Brash. Programs of the Confer…

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England, John C., “Christian Conference of Asia”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 30 October 2020 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013

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