January 17, 2017
- B’nai B’rith International has issued the following statement:
B’nai B’rith International denounces the ill-conceived Middle East peace summit that concluded Sunday in Paris. Some 70 countries gathered to impose preconditions on the Jewish state while ignoring Palestinian incitement and the long-standing refusal to negotiate directly with Israel. Israel did not attend the gathering.
December 23, 2016
December 15, 2016
[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby took part in a vigil at Westminster Abbey Dec. 14 in honor of the victims of the Dec. 11 bomb attack on the Coptic Cathedral compound in Cairo, Egypt. He was joined by the general bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom, Bishop Angaelos, the Egyptian Ambassador, Nasser Kamel, as well as numerous other faith leaders, diplomats, and members of the United Kingdom’s Coptic Orthodox community....
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
[Lambeth Palace] Read Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby’s address on a future vision for Europe, delivered this evening at the Catholic Institute of Paris during a ceremony awarding the archbishop an honorary doctorate.
It is a great honour to be with you here today, and to receive this most prestigious of honorary doctorates.
We find ourselves today at a complex point in the life of Europe. There are many issues that appear to be pulling us apart...
November 17, 2016
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The liturgical season of Advent begins on Sunday, Nov. 27, and for 2016, the Episcopal Church is offering resources focusing on Make Ready The Feast.
Daily from Advent 1 (Nov. 27) through Christmas Day (...
November 2, 2016
[Lambeth Palace] Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has given the opening keynote address at a dialogue on integration, religious freedom and flourishing societies organized by the Muslim Council of Elders and with Christian leaders from the Anglican Communion.
The full text of his address delivered at the Council of the Wise, a two day dialogue in Abu Dhabi, follows:
“I am delighted to be here, and profoundly honoured to have...