“We need to give something more,” says Evangelical Church of Greece leader

Written by WCC Media Thursday, 19 May 2016 20:49

The Evangelical Church of Greece has been helping immigrants for more than 20 years, but has grown its effort to unprecedented levels in the past few years, months and even every day.

 

Three thousand people join Berlin church’s march for tolerance

Written by WCC Media Thursday, 19 May 2016 20:46

Some 3,000 people answered a call by Berlin’s Protestant church to march for “openness and tolerance” as a response to a demonstration in the German capital by extreme rightwing groups.

 

National Reconsiliation Week 27 May-3 June 2016

Written by Australian Board of Missions Thursday, 19 May 2016 20:43

The Reverend Glenn Loughrey, a Wiradjuri man, artist and priestin-charge of St Oswald’s Anglican Church in Melbourne has written resources to help engage with the week.

   

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2016 Service

Written by Queensland Churches Together Thursday, 19 May 2016 20:36

The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity service organised annually by Queensland Churches Together was held in the Chapel of the Holy Spirit at St Francis Theological College Brisbane on Tuesday evening 10th May.

 

2016 Queensland Churches Together, Annual General Meeting

Written by Queensland Churches Together Thursday, 19 May 2016 20:34

QCT delegates from across Queensland gathered in Brisbane on Saturday 16 April for the Annual General Meeting.

   

Summit mobilises community to address human trafficking

Written by Anglican Communion News Service Thursday, 19 May 2016 20:28

Two hundred and forty-four million people – equal to three-quarters of the US population – live outside their birth countries; a figure that includes 20 million refugees and 21 million victims of human trafficking.

 

On the road for life

Written by WCC Media Thursday, 19 May 2016 20:25

Rose Rauther's "first exercise in ecumenical thinking" was to lead schoolgirls from different nations and denominations in prayer during a camp organized in England in 1947.