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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.

WEA Leaders Congratulate Dr. Tveit on His Re-election as General Secretary of the World Council of Churches

Jul 14, 2014

Dr. Wilf Gasser, Associate Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), and Dr. Thomas Schirrmacher, Chair of the Theological Commission of the WEA, congratulated Rev. Dr. Olav Fykse Tveit on his re-election for a second term as General Secretary of the World Council of Churches (WCC)

Registration Now Open for Entrepreneurial Leaders Conference 2014 in Vancouver and Toronto

Jul 10, 2014

Registration has opened for the Entrepreneurial Leaders Conferences (ELC) 2014 in Vancouver and Toronto. The ELC’s, a joint initiative of the Entrepreneurial Leaders Organization and the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), are the world's leading events for Christian marketplace and entrepreneurial le

Lunch With The Pope - by Brian Stiller

Jul 9, 2014

From the outset his charm set us all at ease. As we moved from the greeting hall to the conversation room, he stood by the door to turn out the lights. I noticed that gone were the papal slippers and instead shoes with dangling laces. At lunch, eaten in the cafeteria, it wasn’t the waiters who serv