July 29, 2015
- United Methodist Bishop Deborah Lieder Kiesey plans to meet Aug. 31 with nine clergy as part of complaint for pastor’s wedding.
Ahold USA joins with the Coalition of Immokalee Workers in industry-changing program
July 29, 2015
A new ecumenical resource is offering an alternative way for small groups and congregations to lead worshippers in the singing of hymns and spiritual songs.
Sing Hallelujah! is a video hymnal comprised of a five-volume DVD set. In each video, musicians perform well-known traditional and contemporary hymns while lyrics scroll in large letters along the bottom of the screen, allowing viewers to join in and sing along.
- Public events include a town hall on mass incarceration and rally of faith leaders on police accountability.
Taiwan Church News
July 13 - 19, 2015
Tan Ting-pho Is Back
A few days ago, during a theft news broadcast on TV about the lost paintings of Tan Ting-pho, a distinguished painter and a 228 massacre's victim deceased for decades, Taiwan public got quite a shock when the TVBS anchor commented naturally that "This [theft] case also made Tan Ting-pho himself very nervous". Though some...
Christ the Saviour Patriarchal Cathedral here was the site of the celebration marking the 1000th anniversary of the repose of Saint Vladimir of Kyiv, Equal to the Apostles, on Tuesday, July 28, 2015.
At the invitation of His Holiness, Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Rus’, representatives of the world’s Local Orthodox Churches concelebrated at the Divine Liturgy and...
- On her first day as the new director of U.S. operations for World Renew, Carol Bremer-Bennett offered a greeting in Navajo to staff members and others meeting in the Grand Rapids office of the Christian Reformed Church.