December 7, 2016
- Damaris Media has developed resources to help Christians engage with Martin Scorcese's new film, Silence.
- The WCRC stands with the World Council of Churches against the detention, interrogation and deportation of Dr. Isabel Apawo Phiri by Israeli security forces when she was attempting to enter the country to attend consultations with church leaders... Read More
Taiwan Church News
November 28 - December 4, 2016
PCT Urges Members To Care About AIDS Patients, The Disabled, And Human Rights In Thanksgiving Season
Reported by Lin Yi-yin
As December 3 is set up by PCT as the day of caring about the disabled, December 4 the day of caring about AIDS patients, and December 10 the 68 anniversary of Human Rights Day since 1948, PCT's...
December 6, 2016
A UCC coloring book is highlighting and supporting the 2016 Christmas Fund, which provides assistance to those who have faithfully served the church and find themselves facing unexpected financial needs.
[Anglican Communion News Service] The Church Commissioners – the statutory investment body responsible for historic assets of the Church of England – has won three major prizes at the Investment & Pensions Europe Awards for its ethical and responsible investment work. The awards – for Climate Related Risk Management; Environment, Social and Governance; and Real Estate – come on top of...
[Anglican Communion News Service] Three members of an Anglican theological college in Nigeria were killed and others have been critically injured after “a ghastly motor accident,” the Anglican Church of Nigeria has reported. They were members of the community of St Francis College of Theology in Wusasa, in Kaduna state; and were traveling in the college minibus to represent the college at a function in Gwagwalada when the accident happened. On hearing news of the accident, the...
After celebrating a historic decision that blocks the builders of Dakota Access Pipeline from running pipe to carry fracked oil under the Missouri River, the Standing Rock Sioux Nation and their allies are staying the course in an effort to stop the project from further impacting their sacred lands and water sources.
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The Standing Commission on Liturgy and Music (SCLM) plans to present the 2018 General Convention with four options regarding the possible revision of the 1979 Book of Common Prayer, said the Rev. Devon Anderson, commission chair.
The options, discussed in detail...
- Neurosurgeon to head Housing and Urban Development department