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Micah Statement on the Panama Papers and Corruption

May 27, 2016

We are outraged at the injustice revealed through the information accessed in the leaked “Panama Papers”. Recent figures advanced by the media highlight that $32 trillion dollars (32 000 000 000 000) are hidden in tax havens. Such a figure is hard to imagine. It represents 575 tim

Reduce the Threat of Nuclear Catastrophe - A Joint Statement by Science and Faith Leaders

May 5, 2016

As President Obama considers a visit to Hiroshima while in Japan later this month for the G7 summit, leaders of the National Association of Evangelicals, National Latino Evangelical Coalition, U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops and Union of Concerned Scientists released a statement on steps the

Integral Responds to the Earthquake in Ecuador

Apr 27, 2016

    26th April 2016 Eight Integral Members[1] are responding to the 7.8-magnitude earthquake that struck northern Ecuador at 6:58 pm local time on 16 April 2016. A further four Members are still considering how they might contribute to this Integral joint disaster respo

Christian Charities Urge Opposition to Government Plans for Registration and Inspection of Church Youth Work

Apr 18, 2016

Christian charities CARE, Christian Concern, Evangelical Alliance, Lawyers' Christian Fellowship and The Christian Institute have today issued a joint statement and call to action over government proposals to register and inspect church youth work. The statement reads: "Requiring

EFC Urges Parliamentarians to Seriously Consider the Societal Implications of New Euthanasia Legislation

Apr 15, 2016

OTTAWA – The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada urges Parliamentarians to carefully consider the inherent risks of decriminalizing assisted suicide and euthanasia, and to specifically include conscience protection for medical practitioners and institutions in Bill C-14. “With t

Evangelical Leaders Agree on Racial Reconciliation

Apr 14, 2016

Leaders in the National Association of Evangelicals (NAE) unanimously affirmed that racial reconciliation is a biblical mandate, according to the February Evangelical Leaders Survey. The majority of the respondents (69 percent) also said they have preached, taught or heard a sermon on racial

Italian Evangelicals Debate How to Relate to Roman Catholicism in AEI Annual Meeting

Apr 5, 2016

WEA’s Secretary General Efraim Tendero and Pentecostal pastor with personal friendship with Pope Francis Giovanni Traettino, among those invited to share their views in the assembly of the Italian Evangelical Alliance.   Efraim Tendero (World Evangelical Alliance, WEA) and Jaume

The Asia Evangelical Alliance Condemns the Wanton Bombing in Pakistan

Mar 29, 2016

The Asia Evangelical Alliance (AEA) condemns the wanton bombing in a public park in Lahore, Pakistan, which killed at least 72 people and injured 341 others on Easter day 27th March 2016.

Tani Omideyi becomes first ethnic minority chair of EAUK Alliance board

Mar 23, 2016

Dr Tani Omideyi has become the first ethnic minority chair of the Evangelical Alliance board, succeeding Rev Mike Talbot. Tani and his wife Modupe started a house group in Liverpool in 1980, having moved there from Nigeria the year before. The house group was the foundation on which they form

Evangelical Fellowship of India Persecution Report 2015

Mar 17, 2016

Religious minorities in India continue to live under the threat of physical violence, state harassment and repressive laws that severely curb Freedom of Religion and Belief though the country is a signatory to United Nations and other international declarations, covenants, and treaties on this most