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WEA Condemns Bombing Targeting Coptic Christians in Egypt

Dec 14, 2016

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) condemns the devastating and senseless act of violence targeting the Church of St Peter and St Paul, located next to St Mark’s Coptic Orthodox Cathedral, the main Coptic Church in central Cairo on Sunday, December 11.

World Economic Forum sees a Greater Role of Faith & Religion

Nov 9, 2016

(Geneva) In an extraordinary symposium on Oct 31st, the World Economic Forum highlighted the growing importance of faith and religion as one of the global trends that will have a major influence on social developments in the future.

When a Pope Understands Luther Better than Many Protestants Do

Nov 9, 2016

I have often referred to the signing of the document “Christian Witness in a Multi-Religious World” by the Vatican, the World Council of Churches, and the World Evangelical Alliance in 2011 as a crucial event in the history of the church. Now I was allowed to witness another event in Lund of at leas

A Trip to the Grey Zones between Ukraine and Russia - by Dr. David Boan

Nov 9, 2016

Our team from ICR, WEA, Wheaton College Humanitarian Disaster Institute and REALIS arrived in Slavyansk after a five hour train ride from Kyiv. Our aim was to learn about the conditions in villages near the “gray zones” so that we would be better prepared to support churches, students, chaplains an

Global Evangelical Leaders Welcome UN Habitat's New Urban Agenda Agreement as an Historic Accomplishment

Nov 9, 2016

The Lausanne/WEA Creation Care Network (LWCCN) together with Micah Global-International Society for Urban Mission (ISUM), the Christian Community Development Association (CCDA), and many other evangelical organizations were present at the United Nation’s Habitat III conference to raise an evangelica

Grace in Vietnam - by Dr. Brian Stiller

Nov 9, 2016

It was love at first sight. Built around seven lakes, Hanoi’s French architecture tells of its colonial past; and food -- always, everywhere. Streets, narrow, lined with markets of all kinds. I especially noted meat stalls, workers with cleavers cutting meat or cleaning fish side by side to market g

WEA Mission Commission highlights Polycentric Mission during Panama Global Consultation

Nov 9, 2016

The 14th Global Consultation of the World Evangelical Alliance Mission Commission recently took place in Panama, from 3 - 7 October 2016.

Mission China 2030 Jeju Summit

Nov 9, 2016

A thousand pastors and church leaders from China met on 27th Sept. in Jeju Island, an hour and a half flight south of Seoul, South Korea. This second conference of Mission China 2030 met in the Seong-Ahn Church. Pastors and mission leaders from all points in China, gathering under a vision best desc

WEA Welcomes Appointment of Mr. António Guterres as UN Secretary General Designate

Oct 13, 2016

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) welcomes today’s appointment of Mr. António Guterres as Secretary General Designate of the United Nations (UN). Serving a constituency of some 600 million evangelicals around the world, the WEA is committed to continuing to work with the UN on a wide range of iss

WEA Expands Leadership Structure, Appoints New Leaders to Prepare for Future Growth

Oct 8, 2016

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) welcomes three new leaders to its Executive Team and announces further appointments to strengthen its peace and reconciliation as well as disaster response ministry work. The expansion comes in the context of WEA’s growth over the last years and recent structural