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World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) offers to send peace representatives to all governments and religious bodies in conflict with Evangelicals

Apr 10, 2017

At the end of his speech on principles of peace-making at a Vatican conference on “Ethics in Action,” Prof. Thomas K. Johnson, WEA Ambassador to the Vatican, asked the photographers to come to the front. He then publicly shook hands with the Iranian Shiite Ayatollah Mostafa Mohaghegh Damad, a promin

Protect Muslims; suppress Islamists

Apr 10, 2017

(Bonn, 21.02.2017) “The secular state must equally guarantee freedom of religion for freedom loving Muslims and use its monopoly on the use of force to suppress those Islamists who are enemies of freedom of religion.” This was the main thesis presented by the Director of the International Institute

Europe and the USA should combine their Expertise in the Battle against Human Trafficking

Apr 10, 2017

It was befitting that January was National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month in the USA and that the Atlantic Academy of the State of Rhineland-Palatinate in Kaiserlautern’s Northern City Hall held an information event entitled “Opposing Human Trafficking. Strategies in Europe and the U

The situation of Christians in Turkey remains very difficult, but the Protestant churches are growing!

Apr 10, 2017

(Bonn, 17.02.2017) Again in 2016 there has been long list of serious human rights abuses in the circles of the indigenous Protestant churches in Turkey. An overview of the contents of the report:

The World Evangelical Alliance introduces its new leadership structure to global denominations in Rome

Apr 10, 2017

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) has introduced its new leadership structure to heads of global denominations in the course of the annual meeting of the Conference of Secretaries of Christian World Communions (CSCWC).

World Evangelical Alliance provided with Information on Discussion between the Pope and the Russian Patriarch

Apr 10, 2017

The Russian Orthodox Church’s department for foreign affairs has provided the Director of the International Institute for Religious Freedom and moderator for intrafaith (ecumenical) relationships for the World Evangelical Alliance, together with the General Secretary of the Asian Evangelical Allianc

The one body of Christ includes people of all nationalities, countries, cultures, languages, and also people of all classes and social milieus

Apr 10, 2017

Thomas Schirrmacher, the Associate Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance responsible for relationships among the churches, praised the “Jesus Unites” platform in a welcoming address at the Free Evangelical Church in Bonn and described it as a model for other countries. “Jesus Unites” i

Religious Dialogue in Azerbaijan

Apr 10, 2017

Christine and Thomas Schirrmacher have paid a visit to the ministry of religious affairs in Azerbaijan as well as to government organizations having to do with the areas of religion and culture. Additionally, they visited the leaders of the different Muslim confessions as well as leaders of the Jewi

Georgia: The Leaders of all Areas of Society in three Days

Apr 10, 2017

Together with the head of Germany’s Professorenforum, Hans-Joachim Hahn, the President of the International Society for Human Rights (ISHR) and Moderator for Intrafaith and Interfaith Relations of the World Evangelical Alliance, Thomas Schirrmacher, has conducted a visit to state, academic, economic

WEA Business Coalition News: Freedom Business Alliance

Apr 7, 2017

Freedom Businesses?!   All over the world, there are businesses that profit FOR people, not FROM them. They share bold vision and an even bolder model of operations because they evaluate success using multiple metrics, some of which cannot be measured by numbers. Freedom businesses pro