February 20, 2017
Taiwan Church News
February 13 - 19, 2017
Dr Chen Yong-hsin Shares His Experiences Of Rehabilitating 228 Massacre Victims Since 1987 And His Thoughts Of Transitional Justice In Taiwan
Reported by Chen Yi-fan
Under a series of lectures, entitled as "The 70th anniversary of 228 Massacre Event: Our 228" and hosted by National Museum of Taiwan History, Dr Chen Yong-hsin, the...
Two years ago on Feb. 15, a video was released showing members of the Islamic State, or ISIS, marching 21 captives, most of them Coptic Christians, along a beach on the southern Mediterranean coast.
- he 41st Folk Dance and Choral Festival (FDF 2017) a four day celebration of Faith, Dance and Fellowship of the Metropolis of San Fransisco, culminated yesterday Feb. 19, 2017 with the Archieratical Divine Liturgy in the morning, the Finals of the Advance Senior Division and the Awards Ceremony, all taking place at Town and Country Resort Hotel here in San Diego.
- The United Methodist pension agency is planning for a low-carbon economy. For investors, the agency says, the move makes good financial sense.
[Anglican Communion News Service] The Archbishop of Canterbury has been visiting Burundi and Rwanda over the weekend as part of a week-long visit to Africa. His first stop was Burundi, to pray with the new primate. Archbishop Justin Welby and his wife were greeted on their arrival at Bujumbura International Airport by all the bishops of the province and the permanent secretary of foreign affairs.
[Anglican Communion News Service] A tree-planting program for London’s churches supported by the mayor of London is aiming to make neighborhoods greener and more attractive for bees. The tree plantings will also offer an opportunity for churches to organize events and ceremonies that involve members of other faiths in their parishes to celebrate and help to enhance the environments that people of all faiths and no faith share. The project is supported by the diocesan bishops....
- Sports tournaments, quizzes and assemblies are just some of the ideas a Christian charity has for using sport to evangelise to communities this year.
[Episcopal Public Policy Network policy alert] Face-to-face interactions with your members of Congress are more effective than ...