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WEA Secretary General Meets with Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople to Discuss Refugee Crisis in Syria and Iraq

Nov 25, 2014

Dr. Geoff Tunnicliffe, Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) recently met with the Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople, Bartholomew I, in Istanbul, Turkey. Together they discussed the current crisis and the plight of Christians in Syria, Iraq and the Middle East region. A spec

Evangelicals Shine a Light on Corruption at the G20 Summit in Brisbane

Nov 14, 2014

Christians from around the world have gathered in Brisbane, Australia, this week to shine a light on corruption through various awareness raising events around the G20 summit. The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) with dozens other Christian organizations have joined together in the two-year EXPOSED

WEA Secretary General Visits Pope Francis, Sees ‘New Era in Evangelical and Roman Catholic Relations’

Nov 6, 2014

A delegation of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) met with Pope Francis and representatives of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity (PCCU) today to talk about areas of potential collaboration to address global issues of common concerns to both, the evangelical community and the Ro

Edward Ong Named Entrepreneurial Leader of the Year 2014 by ELO and WEA

Oct 23, 2014

Dr. Edward Ong, Founder of the Sutera Harbour Resort & President of OCK Group, received the 2014 Entrepreneurial Leader of the Year Award at the annual Entrepreneurial Leaders Conference in Vancouver, Canada. The award that is sponsored by the Entrepreneurial Leaders Organization (ELO) and the World

WEA Secretary General Reflects on Impact on Evangelicalism of Historic ‘Christian Witness’ Document

Sep 9, 2014

At the Mission Respect Congress in Germany, World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) Secretary General Dr. Geoff Tunnicliffe shared his reflections on how the historic document ‘Christian Witness in a Multi-Religious World: Recommendations for Conduct’ has influenced evangelicalism over the last years. He s

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

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.

WEA Rejoices over Release of Meriam Ibrahim, Continues to Pray for the Persecuted

Jun 23, 2014

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) rejoices over the release of Meriam Yahia Ibrahim who has been imprisoned in Sudan since the middle of May. Falsely charged with apostasy and adultery, this mother with her young child and newborn were held captive for weeks, as the world watched in disbelief.

WEA Sends Greeting Message to FIFA World Cup Opening Ceremony

Jun 12, 2014

In a greeting message for the Opening Ceremony of the FIFA World Cup that started today in Brazil, the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) highlights the uniqueness of this sports event in bringing people together in diversity. However, the WEA also joins its national member body, Aliança Cristã Evangé