“‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.’

This is the greatest and first commandment. And a second is like it: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’”

Matthew 22:34-40, NRSV

Grounded in our faith commitments to love of God and love of neighbor, the Wisconsin Council of Churches is reaching out to our Muslim neighbors with a message of solidarity and respect as the holy season of Ramadan approaches.  We commit to be compassionate neighbors, bearing witness to the love and justice of Jesus Christ when those of other faith traditions experience prejudice.

You can share your message of welcome and solidarity with a #BlessedRamadan lawn sign.  Visit the #BlessedRamadan campaign page for details.

This year, Ramadan begins at sunset on May 15 and lasts until June 14. Join the Wisconsin Council of Churches, Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice and the Interfaith Conference of Greater Milwaukee, our partners in this initiative, in wishing all Muslims a #BlessedRamadan.


Who are We?

The Wisconsin Council of Churches (WCC) is a community of Christian denominations that covenant to engage in a common ministry focused on church unity, peacemaking, social and economic justice for Wisconsin’s most vulnerable residents, and revitalizing congregations.

The Council encompasses 19 denominations with approximately 2,000 congregations and over one million church members. Join with us as we pray and work together for the unity and renewal of the church and the healing and reconciliation of the world.

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