December 12, 2013
The full text of a disaster response report issued by the Episcopal Church of the Philippines on Dec. 10 follows.
THE ECP DISASTER RESPONSE WORK
The Philippines is “the most-exposed country in the world to tropical cyclo0nes or typhoons.” There are accordingly around 19 typhoons that enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility in a typical year and 6 to 9 of these usually make landfall.
It is said that it is in times of sorrow and disaster that the best in the...
Committee on Theological Education embraces young leaders
December 12, 2013
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 12/12/13)—American Baptist Home Mission Societies (ABHMS) has endorsed the “Statement of Principles and Recommended Practices for Confronting Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery” that was publicly released yesterday by the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR) in conjunction with...
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 12/12/13)—The first ever ABC Mission Table met November 11-13 at the Green Lake Conference Center/American Baptist Assembly in Green Lake, Wisconsin. Summaries from the learnings at the Mission Table and Mission Summit Conversations are now posted online, arranged by topic, on the ABCUSA website.
The Mission Table brought together representatives from American...
- Your past generosity to the Evangelical Alliance Wales has enabled us, together with Gweini, to support and give a voice to the Christian voluntary sector in our nation.
- What will the future UK Church look like? In 10, 20, 50 years’ time?
This synopsis of the Evangelii Gaudium of Pope Francis was composed by Trustee Emeritus of the Parliament of the World’s Religions, Dr. Leo D. Lefebure. The delivery of part 1 emphasized the mission of the Catholic Church in the world, and explores Pope Francis’ stance on Interreligious Relations in part 2.
Parliament of the World’s Religions Trustee Dr. Arun Gandhi shares this discussion starting-reflection on enemies and debates, especially in the interfaith context, in remembrance of the lessons in non-violence he learned from his grandfather, Mohandas Gandhi.
December 11, 2013
- Rabbi David Hartman, z"l, Honored Posthumously with Reform Movement's Highest Honor