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Top National and Global Evangelicals Urge Unity, Not Division, on 9/11

Sep 10, 2011

In a press conference today, top national and global Evangelicals urged that religion should be used to heal and unite, not divide. Last year, protests by extremists marred the commemoration of the 9/11 terrorist attacks and ignited international violence.

World Evangelical Alliance in solidarity after the visit to Somalia

Aug 25, 2011

The Global Ambassador of the World Evangelical Alliance has visited Somalia in a show of support as the country battles with widespread instability and one of the worst famines in six decades. 

The Passing of a Giant: John R. W. Stott 1921 – 2011

Jul 27, 2011

July 27, 2011 Today, the entire World Evangelical Alliance family mourns the loss of one the giants of the Christian faith, Dr. John Stott – “Uncle John,” as he was known to most. Through his preaching, teaching and writing, John Stott had a profound impact on the global

Église Protestante d’Algérie joins the WEA

Jun 26, 2011

July 1, 2011The WEA is delighted to announce that the Église Protestante d’Algérie (EPA), representing many evangelical churches in Algeria, is a new National Evangelical Alliance member of the WEA. This new relationship represents a very important step for t

WEA, WCC and Vatican launch historic joint document on ethics of Christian Mission

Jun 28, 2011

June 28, 2011The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), the World Council of Churches (WCC) and the Vatican’s Pontifical Council on Inter-religious Dialogue (PCID) have released an historic document on the ethics of Christian mission – Christian Witness in a Multi-Religious World: Recommendat

Public Announcement of Historic Document

Jun 21, 2011

News Release June 21, 2011On Tuesday, June 28th, Dr. Geoff Tunnicliffe will be in Geneva, Switzerland to announce the public launch of the document "Christian Witness in a Multi-Religious World: Recommendations for Conduct". The document is the result of a 5 year cooperation between th

The WEA and Marriage Week International collaborate in promoting marriage

Jun 13, 2011

News Release June 13, 2011The World Evangelical Alliance and Marriage Week International are pleased to announce a new partnership to promote marriage around the world. Marriage Week is an annual focus week which was founded by Richard and Maria Kane in 1997 to celebrate everything that is good abo

New Global Ambassador for World Evangelical Alliance

May 30, 2011

News ReleaseMay 31, 2011New York, May 31, 2011 – Dr Geoff Tunnicliffe, Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) announced today the appointment of Dr Brian C Stiller as Global Ambassador. Evangelicals, estimated to be 600 million worldwide, and represented by the WEA will have

Statement from the World Evangelical Alliance on the situation in the Ivory Coast

Apr 4, 2011

News ReleaseApril 4, 2011The World Evangelical Alliance is deeply concerned about the growing violence, loss of life and humanitarian crisis in Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast). A civil war between the forces of international recognized president Alassane Ouattara and the forces of incumbent pr

The World Evangelical Alliance condemns the killings of United Nations workers in Afghanistan and the actions of Terry Jones

Apr 1, 2011

News ReleaseApril 1, 2011In the strongest terms the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) condemns the senseless killings of United Nations workers in Afghanistan by those who were protesting the burning of the Qur’an by Terry Jones.Dr. Geoff Tunnicliffe, Chief Executive Officer/Secretary General o