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2015/04/24 15:37
2015/04/24 15:37
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The World Council of Churches (WCC) has taken a clear stand against recent violent attacks against migrants in South Africa, reaffirming churches' positions against racist, ethnocentrist and...
2015/04/24 15:37
2015/04/24 15:37
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2015/04/24 08:30
2015/04/24 08:30
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The prospect of armed robots taking human lives, and whether to ban autonomous weapons before they are made, concentrated the minds of governmental and non-governmental delegates at a United Nations...
2015/04/23 18:15
2015/04/23 18:15
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Imagine living in a nation where extermination of your race and culture has been official government policy — a country where vestiges of those policies linger. Imagine living in a state that once...
2015/04/23 15:44
2015/04/23 15:44
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Faithful pray together for the eternal rest of their fallen brethren Clerics take part in the canonization ceremony for the victims of the Armenian Genocide in Echmiadzin, outside Yerevan, on April...
2015/04/22 14:30
2015/04/22 14:30
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Member churches of the World Council of Churches (WCC) in Nigeria, represented through the Christian Council of Nigeria (CCN), have been actively engaged in observing the recent Nigerian elections,...
2015/04/22 09:30
2015/04/22 09:30
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Together the Churches' Commission for Migrants in Europe (CCME), the Conference of European Churches (CEC) and the World Council of Churches (WCC) grieve the drowning of hundreds of migrants in the...
2015/04/22 08:30
2015/04/22 08:30
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A worship resource published by the Churches' Network for Non-violence and the Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children invites church leaders and Christian communities to help end...
2015/04/22 02:46
2015/04/22 02:46
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SALT LAKE CITY — The Right Rev. Scott Hayashi's recent trip to Cuba started out as an opportunity to learn more about the Episcopal Church on the island country and to support its appointed Bishop...
2015/04/21 22:43
2015/04/21 22:43
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British Quakers have called for a boycott of goods from Israeli settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territories. The decision to back a boycott was made after lengthy discussion and reflection by...
2015/04/21 22:43
2015/04/21 22:43
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Christian schools and colleges across Pakistan have been shutting down for three days from 3-5 March 2011 to protest the 2 March assassination in Islamabad of Shahbaz Bhatti, a Roman Catholic who was...
2015/04/21 14:30
2015/04/21 14:30
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In a solidarity letter to Abune Mathias, patriarch of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church, a member church of the World Council of Churches (WCC), Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, the WCC general...
2015/04/21 06:22
2015/04/21 06:22
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Paul Harris Fellow recognition acknowledges support of the Rotary International Foundation. Smith received his award for 55 years of meritorious service to Barbour County. Rotary's motto is "Service...
2015/04/18 20:43
2015/04/18 20:43
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The head of the World Council of Churches has said that Hiroshima and Nagasaki are nuclear tragedies that must never be repeated. The comment comes as people across the world are marking the...
2015/04/17 11:30
2015/04/17 11:30
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The World Council of Churches (WCC) in collaboration with the South Sudan Council of Churches (SSCC) convened church leaders for a special consultation on the South Sudan Peace Process, 14-15 April in...
2015/04/15 12:43
2015/04/15 12:43
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In 2015 the Oikocredit Ecumenical Development Cooperative Society (Oikocredit) celebrates its 40th anniversary as one of the world’s leading private social investors. Reporting another year of solid...
2015/04/14 16:16
2015/04/14 16:16
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A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Saal at Salemtowne, 1000 Salemtowne Drive, Winston-Salem. Officiating will be Chaplain Linda Browne of Salemtowne and the Revs. Dr. Ray N. Howell...
2015/04/14 14:30
2015/04/14 14:30
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The primate of the Anglican Church of Kenya, Rev. Dr Eliud Wabukala, in his message for Good Friday called for unity in order to defeat the terrorist threat faced by the country. The Anglican Church...
2015/04/13 16:14
2015/04/13 16:14
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ISIS has released a new propaganda video warning Americans that there is "no safety" for any citizen, and threatening another Sept. 11-style attack. "America thinks it's safe because of the...
2015/04/11 08:57
2015/04/11 08:57
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Christians around the world, from Arkansas to Rome, celebrated Easter last Sunday. This Sunday, the rest of Christendom will do so. Why are the two celebrations a week apart? It all comes down to two...
2015/04/09 07:30
2015/04/09 07:30
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Gaborone — Unlike most holidays in Botswana, Easter remains the only off-work period where families seldom schedule their wedding ceremonies. Although travel is the obvious defining feature during...
2015/04/24 15:37
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