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Miss-reading the Bible - by Amanda Jackson

Jul 31, 2017

We sometimes think that Christians are better than the general population – we don’t swear, watch porn, abuse our loved ones or have affairs.

International Institute for Religious Freedom publishes UN reports on religious freedom by Professor Bielefeldt

Jul 17, 2017

The International Institute of Religious Freedom published all the 12 official reports to the UN Human Rights Council of the UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religions and Belief, presented by the present United Nations Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief, Heiner Bielefeldt.

Free WEA-CD with books and journals available online and to order for free

Jul 17, 2017

(Bonn, 07.07.2017) The Theological Concerns Department of the World Evangelical Alliance for years distributes a CD with many books on theology, world religions, as well as several journals. It is updated regularly.

Is Islam Compatible with Western Civilization?

Jul 6, 2017

Vague hopes and generalizations are insufficient with regard to the compatibility of Islam with Western civilization and its institutions, one of the most crucial theological questions of our time. Careful research makes it possible to articulate definitions and distinctions which give clear and dif

When Tolerance Is Not OK - by Amanda Jackson

Jul 6, 2017

In most democracies we proudly proclaim that we are tolerant societies – willing to see the other’s point of view, wanting to reach out to those who are different, not judging.

WEA Publishes Global Declarations on Freedom of Religion or Belief and Human Rights

Jun 23, 2017

The World Evangelical Alliance published a compendium with 19 global declarations on freedom of religion or belief and human rights in its Global Issues Series. The book is available in bookstores, but there also is a free pdf available on the web.

WEA Pilots Fellowship of Emerging Leaders Program at the Evangelical Center

Jun 22, 2017

At the beginning of this month, the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) kicked off the pilot run of its Fellowship of Emerging Leaders (FEL) program hosted at the Evangelical Center in Dover, New York. The 12-week program that runs from June 6 to August 25 will equip younger leaders from different coun

A Prayer for World Refugee Day

Jun 20, 2017

On this World Refugee Day, we call upon those who follow Jesus to set aside 6 ½ minutes to pray for the 65.6 million forcibly displaced men, women and children in the world. Perhaps you could join us in praying the following prayer:

The "House Church" Phenomenon - by Dr Brian Stiller

Jun 20, 2017

My host touched the ‘down’ button in the elevator of a high-rise apartment. Its door opened and we stepped out into underground parking. We maneuvered around cars and crates in the musty and dark basement. Then to my surprise, I saw through an ajar door a red cross with children’s toys scattered ab

WEA RLC Research & Analysis Report: Stakes are Global in Decline of Pluralism in Indonesia

Jun 15, 2017

The sentencing of Jakarta’s former governor, Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama, a Christian and ethnic Chinese, to two years in prison for alleged blasphemy is a cause for serious concern not only for religious minorities and tolerant Muslims in the archipelago, but also in the global fight against terr