2009 Joint Declaration Celebration Chicago - elca
Bishop Gregory V. Palmer, left, president of the Council of Bishops, United Methodist Church, offered prayers during the Oct. 1 JDDJ celebration service in Chicago.  Next to him are the Rev. Ishmael Noko, general secretary, the Lutheran World Federation and the Rev. Michael Kinnamon, general secretary, National Council of Churches USA.

Bishop Gregory V. Palmer, left, president of the Council of Bishops, United Methodist Church, offered prayers during the Oct. 1 JDDJ celebration service in Chicago. Next to him are the Rev. Ishmael Noko, general secretary, the Lutheran World Federation and the Rev. Michael Kinnamon, general secretary, National Council of Churches USA.