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WEA Joins in Endorsing AD 2020 Global Year of the Bible

Sep 19, 2019

On September 16th, around 80 Christian leaders from 24 different countries gathered at the Museum of the Bible in Washington, DC to announce and declare their support for AD 2020 Global Year of the Bible. It is becoming evident that this yearlong emphasis on the Bible is a God-inspired movement beca

WEA Leader Visits Evangelical Alliances in Lesotho, Eswatini, South Africa and Mozambique

Sep 13, 2019

The Associate Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance, Thomas Schirrmacher, visited the Evangelical Alliances of Lesotho, Eswatini (Swaziland), South Africa, as well as the emerging Evangelical Alliance in Mozambique for one day each during a trip to the South of Africa. He was accompani

The World Evangelical Alliance: Nurturing Unity in a Diverse World

Sep 11, 2019

The WEA began in 1846 as 800 church leaders, representing 52 “bodies of Christians” from 11 countries, met for 13 days in London, attracted by one simple, biblical idea.

The World Evangelical Alliance Has Appointed an Ambassador to the Russian Orthodox Church

Sep 11, 2019

The World Evangelical Alliance has appointed an Ambassador for the Russian Orthodox Church. Dr. Vitaly Vlasenko was nominated by the moderators of the Office for Intrafaith and Interfaith Relations (Bonn), Bishop Thomas Schirrmacher and Bishop Cesar III Punzalan, according to the rules of the WEA an

Evangelical Fellowship of Zimbabwe Calls for a Stop to Xenophobic Attacks in South Africa

Sep 9, 2019

The Evangelical Fellowship of Zimbabwe has released a press statement calling for a stop to xenophobic attacks that have rocked South Africa. In the Press Statement released on the 5th of September 2019, EFZ leaders deplored the indiscriminate attacks against foreigners and urged the government of S

Interreligious Platform for Sustainable Development

Sep 9, 2019

From May 1 until May 3, 2019, the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) participated for the first time in the General Assembly of Members of the International Partnership on Religion and Sustainable Development (PaRD) in Copenhagen (Denmark). Shortly before, in April 2019, the WEA’s application to becom

Work & Worship at the Global Workplace Forum

Sep 5, 2019

Almost 900 people from 110 countries attended the Global Workplace Forum at June 25–28 in Manila (Philippines). The participants joined the vision of having a “great movement of God through believers in their workplace”.

Good News Week - by Amanda Jackson

Aug 28, 2019

We are bombarded with so much that is weird, dangerous or fake, I thought we might need some quiet and positive stories of women and girls who are getting on with life in all its wonder and mess (back to the bad and dangerous next month).

WEA in Search of Director of Global Development

Aug 26, 2019

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) is in search of a person to initiate its North American Office of Development. This opportunity blends the global work of the WEA and its affiliates with donors whose interests match its vision and strategies. This position is currently open.

[Video] Why We as Evangelicals are Engaged in Religions for Peace

Aug 26, 2019

Bishop Efraim Tendero, Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance, shares why evangelicals should be engaged with Religions for Peace to respond to common concerns while keeping our evangelical identity.