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The WEA asks people of goodwill to encourage all leaders to respect the human rights of their people

Feb 27, 2011

February 27, 2011As the violence continues in Libya and other parts of the Middle East, the WEA pleads with Christians globally to continue to pray earnestly for the region.The WEA is deeply saddened by the loss of life in the region as a whole, and pleads with all those who exercise power over othe

Pakistan government reappoints Shahbaz Bhatti as Minister for Religious Minorities

Feb 17, 2011

News ReleaseFebruary 17, 2011On February 11, 2011, the Pakistan government reappointed Mr. Shahbaz Bhatti as Minister for Religious Minorities. Mr. Bhatti’s reappointment came after President Asif Ali Zardari’s cabinet was downsized from 60 to 22 ministers. Mr. Bhatti, who has served as

WEA Religious Liberty Commission Statement: Execution Trial of Afghan Convert is Illegal

Feb 12, 2011

February 12, 2011 The trial of an Afghan man, Said Musa, who may face execution for converting to Christianity, violates the 2004 Constitution of Afghanistan – and must be stopped. Forty-five year-old Musa was arrested after a television station in the capital city of Kabul broadcast

World Evangelical Alliance: Urgent Call to Prayer for Egypt

Feb 2, 2011

The WEA communicated to the Evangelical Fellowship of Egypt (EFE) its concern over the current unrest in the country and asked how the WEA community can effectively pray. The EFE confirmed that the church all over Egypt is united in prayer for the country and called on the church globally to pray

The WEA fully supports the Cape Town Commitment

Jan 28, 2011

News ReleaseJanuary 28, 2011We want to let you know of a tremendous resource for the global Church.The 'Cape Town Commitment: A Confession of Faith and a Call to Action' is now available online.  We have been privileged to work with the Lausanne Movement at every step of the way in the development o

WEA year-end update and appeal

Dec 18, 2010

Dear Member of WEA,As we approach the end of the year, I want you to know that your prayers and support for the World Evangelical Alliance continue to be critical. As we look back to on this past year we are grateful to see the growing Kingdom impact of WEA. As we look to 2011 we see even more oppor

A New Center for the World’s Evangelicals

Dec 13, 2010

December 13, 2010  The World Evangelical Alliance has dedicated a brand new conference and training center it hopes will unify evangelical leaders from around the world in strategic service for God’s Kingdom.    The Evangelical Center is a multipurpose facility s

New Narnia movie gets back to heart of C S Lewis’ books

Dec 2, 2010

December 2, 2010 Narnia is back and we are pleased to say that the latest movie, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawntreader, captures all of the spirit of C S Lewis’ ever popular children books.  The World Evangelical Alliance’s Secretary General, Dr Geoff Tunnicli

WCC and WEA speak with a common voice on Sudan

Nov 19, 2010

November 11, 2010The leaders of the World Council of Churches and World Evangelical Alliance came together recently to say their organizations and member churches are speaking with a common voice when it comes to the January 2011 referendum in Sudan.They said the referendum, which will be held 9 Jan

World Evangelical Alliance Calls for Global Day of Prayer for Sudan

Nov 9, 2010

November 8, 2010 At this historic juncture for the people of Sudan, the World Evangelical Alliance is asking Christians to observe a global day of prayer on December 5th, 2010. The people of Sudan have experienced terrible loss of life and suffering in the last half century as a result of prolonged