May 23, 2016
May 19, 2016
The Reverend Dr. Philip LeMasters, a scholar of Christian ethics, has been appointed to the faculty of St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary [SVOTS] as Professor of Christian Ethics for the 2016-2017 academic year. Father Philip is Professor of Religion and Director of the Honors Program at McMurry University, Abilene, TX, where he is also the...
May 16, 2016
- Workers of the Adventist Development and Relief Agency in Inter-Europe believe it’s their God-given responsibility to serve those affected by the civil unrest in Syria and Iraq.
May 4, 2016
Ongoing civil war in Syria and impact on refugees top agenda
May 4, 2016
May 3, 2016
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] In 2000, the United Nations named June 20 as World Refugee Day, deeming it an annual opportunity to celebrate the resilience and success of the former refugees who bless our communities with their wisdom and irrepressible spirit and to examine the root causes of violence and persecution that force people to flee at an alarming rate.
This year, The...
April 28, 2016
For the Rev. Canon Richard LeSueur, the meaning of Jerusalem Sunday was encapsulated in a letter he received from Archbishop Michael Peers, then-Primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, while living in Jerusalem during the First Intifada.
“We would go to bed at night and we would hear gunfire echoing off the Mount of Olives,” recalled LeSueur, who was teaching at St. George’s College at the time. “It was a tremendously stressful time. There were a lot of military vehicles then and...
April 21, 2016
- A debate in the House of Commons about crimes committed against Christians and other minorities in Syria and Iraq has voted that the atrocities constitute genocide.
April 13, 2016
Partnership welcomes ‘brothers and sisters’ in faith into community
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April 4, 2016
Some children attending school for the first time ever
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March 31, 2016
Six-year old Ibrahim is concentrating on his fingers. Legs tucked under his chair, he imitates his teacher who is showing the boy how to make words with his hands. As part of his sign language lesson, Ibrahim’s eager brown eyes bounce from teacher to book to hands...