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WEA Condemns Violent Attacks on Christians and Others, Calls for Prayer for Christians in Iraq

Aug 8, 2014

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) calls on the global Church to pray for Christians and other minorities who are being persecuted by militant Islamists in Iraq. The WEA also calls on the international community to intervene in light of the continuous and ever-increasing violent attacks on and tar

Join WEA Prayer Service for Middle East on August 14 in New York

Aug 6, 2014

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) invites you to participate in the upcoming prayer service ‘A Call to Prayer for the Middle East’ on August 14th in New York. In the context of the ongoing conflict in Gaza, evangelical leaders of Israel and Palestine will be leading a time of prayer for their lan

Rob Haskell Will Represent WEA's Theological Commission at This Year's Bridging The Divide Conference

Aug 5, 2014

Rob Haskell will be representing the WEA's Theological Commission at this year's ‘Bridging the Divide’ conference which will take place in the Middle East. ‘Bridging the Divide’ is a group of missionaries and scholars, sometimes described as ‘scholar‐practitioners,’ that is dedicated to bringing the

WEA Is Delighted about Meriam Ibrahim's Release from Sudan and Safe Arrival in Italy

Jul 25, 2014

“We are delighted that Meriam Yahya Ibrahim Ishag is now free and along with her family bound for the United States. We are grateful for the prayers of many and the support of many governments and in particular Italy in securing the release of Meriam. We are also reminded of the ongoing need to pray

WEA's Theological Commission Launches a Book on Christian Ethics

Jul 25, 2014

The author (PhD Ethics, University of Iowa) has lived in Prague since 1996 where he taught philosophy at Charles University and is now Vice President for Research at Martin Bucer European School of Theology. He explained, ‘Stated personally, our Christian moral dilemma is that we have received a rev

WEA Representatives Meet with Uzbek Government Officials to Discuss Religious Freedom

Jul 23, 2014

Dr. Christine Schirrmacher, Executive Director of the WEA’s International Institute of Islamic Studies, and Dr. Thomas Schirrmacher, Chair of the Theological Commission and Director of the WEA’s International Institute for Religious Freedom, discussed freedom of religion with representatives from th

Theological Commission Executive Director Addresses Consultation on Prosperity Theology, Poverty And The Gospel

Jul 22, 2014

Dr Rosalee Velloso Ewell, Executive Director of the WEA Theological Commission, was one of the key speakers at a consultation on prosperity theology, poverty and the gospel. Her address was titled, ‘Can We Offer a Better Theology?’ and can be seen on-line at http://conversation. lausanne.org/en/reso

WEA Joins Christians in the Holy Land in Calling for an Immediate End to the Violent Hostilities

Jul 21, 2014

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) calls for an immediate end to the violent hostilities in the Israeli-Gaza conflict and for both sides to return to good faith negotiations. As Dr. Geoff Tunnicliffe, Secretary General of the WEA, stated earlier this year in a speech in Bethlehem: "The suffering,

WEA Grieves Loss of Life in Malaysian Airline Crash, Calls for Prayer for Reconciliation in the Region

Jul 17, 2014

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) grieves the tragic loss of life due to the crash of Malaysian airline flight near the Ukrainian - Russian border. “We offer our condolences to all the families and friends who have lost love ones,” says Dr. Geoff Tunnicliffe, Secretary General of the WEA.

Evangelical Organization to Support Hundreds of Immigrant Children - by the Christian Post

Jul 14, 2014

The National Latino Evangelical Coalition will be working with faith-based organizations across the country to open up 600 beds to Central American children who have crossed into the country without their parents.