October 6, 2014
- Ebola has changed life in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea and will force people in these countries to rethink how we engage with one another.
October 1, 2014
[World Council of Churches press release] To respond to the Ebola crisis in West Africa, which has taken more than 3,000 lives, the World Council of Churches (WCC) brought to the table representatives of Christian aid organizations and United Nations agencies to learn from each other and to escalate their efforts.
The WCC consultation, held 29 September in Geneva, Switzerland, affirmed a greater role for the churches and faith-based organizations in helping to stop the...
September 24, 2014
[Episcopal News Service – Taipéi, Taiwán] Dios está llamando a la Iglesia en Asia a ser un agente de la reconciliación y un testigo profético, dijeron tres arzobispos anglicanos a la Cámara de Obispos, y afirmaron que la Iglesia a través del mundo debe responder al mismo llamado.
September 22, 2014
[Episcopal News Service – Taipei, Taiwan] God is calling the church in Asia to be an agent of reconciliation and a prophetic witness, three Asian Anglican archbishops told the House of Bishops, and they said the church across the world also must respond to the same call....
September 15, 2014
The Ebola epidemic in Liberia has led to the shutdown of many activities in the West African country. A state of emergency has been declared, the capital Monrovia is under curfew, schools are closed, only essential government services are being provided and private businesses and offices have scaled back production and services.
The Baptist World Alliance (BWA) sent an initial sum of $10,000 to Liberia through Baptist World Aid, with additional sums earmarked to counter the growing...
September 11, 2014
Los obispos venezolanos han rechazado la parodia del Padrenuestro dirigido al difunto presidente Hugo Chávez y que se dio a la publicidad recientemente. La oración invoca a Chávez y pide que sus ideales revolucionarios se cumplan en la tierra. Fue preparada durante el Diseño del Sistema de Formación Socialista. Los obispos han dicho que esta parodia da pie a la idolatría algo contrario a la fe cristiana.
El 105º arzobispo de Canterbury y primado de Inglaterra, Justin Welby, está...
August 29, 2014
August 20, 2014
[Anglican Communion News Service] The Most Rev. Daniel Sarfo, primate and metropolitan of the Church of the Province of West Africa (CPWA) and bishop of Kumasi in Ghana, has called on Christians around the world to dedicate one Sunday as a day of prayer for the deadly Ebola disease that has struck the west African region.
In an interview with ACNS, Sarfo said: “We encourage Anglican churches world over to express solidarity by observing one Sunday as Ebola Sunday and to...