The NCCS is an association of churches and Christian organisations. Constituted on July 24, 1974 to promote Christian unity, it is an offshoot of the Malayan Christian Council inaugurated in 1948. Its founding members are Anglican Diocese of Singapore, Lutheran Church in Singapore, The Methodist Church in Singapore, Mar Thoma Syrian Church, Presbyterian Church in Singapore, Salvation Army and St Thomas Orthodox Syrian Church, but many other denominations and independent churches have joined its ranks.
As the subject of inter-faith living ranges very widely, the panellists identified only the “common issues”, and had these set out as questions. Each of the questions is given a succinct answer, followed by further explanatory remarks. The questions discussed in the guide are as follows:
Lim K Tham is the Chief Executive Officer of Care Corner Singapore. He is a member of Fairfield Methodist Church.