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WEA Condemns Defamatory Video and Violent Reaction in Libya

Sep 12, 2012

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) joins others in condemning the violence in which the US ambassador to Libya and others have been killed in protest against an obscure and primitive video that defames Islam. The WEA is convinced that there can never be any justification for such violence. In this

WEA Statement on the Public Conversation on the Nature and Role of Olivet University and its Founding President Dr. David Jang

Aug 21, 2012

New York, NY
 - August 21,2012 There has been public conversation on the nature and role of Olivet University and its founding president Dr. David Jang and their relationship to the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA). The WEA, from its founding more than a century ago, continues to serve it

WEA Appoints Commissioner Christine MacMillan as Senior Advisor to Strengthen Social Justice Engagement

Aug 15, 2012

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Commissioner Christine MacMillan as WEA’s Senior Advisor for Social Justice. In this newly formed position Commissioner MacMillan will further strengthen WEA’s engagement in social justice by providing advice to the WEA l

WEA Theological Commission Welcomes the Appointment of Dr Riad Kassis as ICETE International Director

Jun 21, 2012

New York, NY - June 21, 2012 The WEA's Theological Commission (WEA TC) welcomes the news of the appointment of Dr Riad Kassis as the new International Director for ICETE, the International Council for Evangelical Theological Education, a WEA Global Partner. Dr Rosalee Velloso Ewell,

WEA Was Shocked by the Forced Abortion of a Baby at Seven Months in Shaanxi, China

Jun 19, 2012

New York, NY - June 17, 2012 The World Evangelical Alliance community is outraged by the forced abortion of an unborn child in the seventh month of pregnancy in Shaanxi, China. The report of a woman who was forcibly brought to a hospital in Ankang city to terminate her second pregnancy on Jun

WEA Partners to Help Ministries Cut Foreign Wire Transfer Costs

May 25, 2012

New York, NY - May 25, 2012 The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) has partnered with Givingwire.com to offer its members a lower exchange rate and minimal fees for international wire transfers. Powered by Western Union Business Solutions, this online service is simple and secure, allowing

WEA Partners with Unashamedly Ethical to Promote Values, Ethics, and Clean Living

May 17, 2012

New York, NY - May 17, 2012 The World Evangelical Alliance is pleased to announce a partnership with the Unashamedly Ethical campaign. Unashamedly Ethical is a global community of Christians who are making a stand for values, ethics and clean living. This campaign, started by Graham Power, Ch

WEA Leaders Meet with Chinese Government Minister and Church Representatives during China Visit

May 15, 2012

On May 10th, Dr. Geoff Tunnicliffe, Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) which represents some 600 million Evangelical Protestants, met in Beijing with Minister Wang of the Chinese government who is Director General of the State Administration for Religious Affairs (SARA).

WEA Announces Dr. Robert E. Cooley as Chairman of Wycliffe and SIL Review Panel

May 9, 2012

New York, NY – May 9, 2012 Dr. Robert E. Cooley, president emeritus of Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, will chair the independent panel reviewing translation standards of Wycliffe and SIL International, the World Evangelical Alliance announced today. “This audit is in ver

World Evangelical Alliance Condemns the Burning of the Qur’an

Apr 28, 2012

New York, NY - April 28, 2012 Terry Jones, minister of a 25-member congregation in Gainesville, Florida publicly burned a copy of the Qur’an today — as he had warned he would do — an act strenuously condemned by the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA). The WEA is the global ass