December 21, 2016
Taiwan Church News
December 12 - 18, 2016
Carnival Parade Held At Taichung On 2016 Human Rights Day
Pleading for four basic human rights: a sustainable environment, a substantial carbon reduction, an autonomy on citizen education, and Taiwan's attendance of 2020 Tokyo Olympic in the name of "Taiwan", a Taiwanese human rights carnival joined by 50 citizen groups and over 1,200...
December 19, 2016
December 14, 2016
Aleppo, the largest city in Syria and the country's economic capital, is being torn apart by rebel fighters and the regime of President Bashar al-Assad, with scores of civilians caught in the crossfire. Here's how you can help.
December 8, 2016
[Anglican Communion News Service] Christian, Jewish and Muslim leaders in Ireland have pledged to work together to promote peace and deepen understanding in the Holy Land. Some 17 leaders of the three Abrahamic faiths across the island of Ireland also pleaded for an end to violence and loss of life in the Middle East. They did so after hearing from Anglican Episcopal Archbishop in Jerusalem Suheil Dawani, whose diocese includes Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine and Syria....
December 3, 2016
- NEWS 1) Annual Conference moderator shares Bible study for December 2) EDF grants are directed to aid refugees from Syria, Burundi 3) Global Food Initiative supports agricultural work in Haiti, garden projects in US 4) Brethren complete Nigeria workcamp 5) Interfaith vigil at University of La Verne responds to hate letter RESOURCES 6) Brethren Press carries new study resources for Advent, Winter quarter 7) Brethren bits
December 2, 2016
- Brethren Disaster Ministries has directed grants from the Church of the Brethren’s Emergency Disaster Fund (EDF) to aid Syrian and other refugees sheltering in Lebanon, and refugees from Burundi who have fled to Tanzania.
November 30, 2016
- Action Comes on Day U.N. Sets Aside to Promote Palestinian Narrative
B’nai B’rith International condemns the United Nations General Assembly for a series of annual resolutions singling out Israel for condemnation and utterly disregarding Arabs’ fueling of a continued conflict in the Middle East. One resolution calls for Israeli relinquishment of the strategically vital Golan Heights to Syria at a time when that...
November 18, 2016
Council members gathered after breakfast at 8:45 a.m. at the Queen of Apostles Renewal Centre in Mississauga.
Deputy Prolocutor Lynne McNaughton led the opening Eucharist, which included a commemoration of Hilda, Abbess of Whitby.