March 7, 2014
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[Anglican Communion News Service] A book to help Anglicans everywhere to engage more deeply with and become more informed about the issues surrounding the situation in the Holy Land is now available.
Land of Promise? An Anglican exploration of Christian attitudes to the Holy Land, with special reference to Christian Zionism was written by a group of Anglicans holding a variety of views. It begins from the question: “What should we make of...
[Young Adult Service Corps] Lent is about embarking on journey toward the risen Christ. The period is marked by fasting and meditation with intentional spiritual focus. A period of preparation and reflection.
As YASC missionaries spread all over the world, we’re meditating about our journeys toward the risen Christ throughout our one or two year-long missions. After thoughtful discernment and prayer, we all came to the conclusion that this was the next most faithful...
March 7, 2014
As a musician barely scraping by, Gio Andollo looks to trash bins as a way of life.
- “Pray with us that there is no fourth anniversary of this war, says Alliance member Tearfund, as this month marks three years since the conflict in Syria began.
- World Renew refugee resettlement workers in Canada say that throughout the world there are 45 million refugees suffering from injustice, traumatized by war, and living in limbo because they have been uprooted from their homeland.
- For the past six years, students from Hood College have spent their spring breaks at Franklinton Center at Bricks serving and learning in various ways, and this year is no different, as seven students return March 9-14 for a service trip where they will instill the importance of reading in children ages 5 to 11.
March 6, 2014
- B’nai B’rith International has issued the following statement:
Amid reports that Jonathan Pollard has been hospitalized and his condition is said to be declining, B’nai B’rith calls for his release on humanitarian grounds. B’nai B’rith has consistently called for clemency for Pollard.
Pollard, 59, was sentenced to life in a federal prison in 1987 after being convicted of spying for Israel. The...
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Applications are now being accepted for a Major Gifts Officer in the Development Office on the staff of the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society (DFMS).
The Major Gifts Officer position information is located here.
Information on all available positions as well as application instructions are...
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The Episcopal Church Joint Nominating Committee for the Election of the Presiding Bishop (JNCPB) has issued information on its timeline for nominations for the next Presiding Bishop.
The Joint Nominating Committee for the Election of the Presiding Bishop (JNCPB) continues its work and is pleased to share with the Church its timeline for the process for the election of the Presiding Bishop at the 78th General...