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WEA Calls for Prayer for Central African Republic, Highlights Conflict not of Religious Nature

Mar 14, 2014

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) is deeply concerned about the large-scale human suffering in the Central African Republic (CAR) with thousands being killed, up to 1 million people displaced and half of the population in need of humanitarian assistance. However, the WEA is also concerned that na

WEA Secretary General Dr. Geoff Tunnicliffe Will Conclude Tenure at the End of This Year

Mar 7, 2014

At the annual meeting of the International Council of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) in New York, Rev. Dr. Geoff Tunnicliffe, Secretary General and Chief Executive Officer of the WEA, shared with the Council that he would not be seeking a third term in the beginning of 2015.

WEA Announces Postponement of Upcoming General Assembly

Feb 11, 2014

It is with reluctance that the International Council of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) announces the postponement of its General Assembly, planned for Seoul, South Korea, October 2014. The decision centered on recent internal divisions among the evangelical community and challenges they pose f

WEA Joins Other Christian Bodies in Calling upon Geneva II Participants to Pursue Just Peace in Syria

Jan 21, 2014

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) joins other Christian bodies in calling upon the participants of the Geneva II conference to pursue just peace in Syria. The WEA fully endorses the statement ‘an urgent call to action for a just peace in Syria’ that was prepared by Christian leaders from Syria, t

WEA Opens Registration for Upcoming General Assembly in Seoul, South Korea, October 19-26, 2014

Jan 10, 2014

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) has opened registration for its upcoming General Assembly (GA2014) that will be held in Seoul, South Korea on October 19-26, 2014. The GA2014 will bring together the WEA’s diverse constituency with Christian leaders coming from up to 200 countries and territories

WEA Urges South Sudan Leaders to Embrace Dialogue & Openness, Joins Call for Christmas Peace

Dec 23, 2013

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), a global association of 7 regional and 129 national alliances of evangelical churches representing some 600 million evangelical Christians, issued a special plea to leaders in South Sudan to seek peace and reconciliation for the sake of their people and young na

WEA Grieves the Death of Isaac Hunter

Dec 11, 2013

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) grieves the death of Isaac Hunter, son of Rev. Dr. Joel Hunter who is member of the WEA’s North American Council. “Not only is Joel Hunter a long-time member of our North American Council, a personal advisor, but he is a dear friend. Today, I join the thousands

WEA Pays Tribute to Nelson Mandela

Dec 5, 2013

As South Africans come to terms with the death of their icon and the father of the democratic nation, the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) joins the peoples of South Africa and many around the world in mourning their loss.

WEA Is Delighted to Announce the Formation of a New Latin Evangelical Alliance

Nov 19, 2013

WEA is delighted to announce the formation of a new Latin Evangelical Alliance (Alianza Evangélica Latina). “The potential of this new Alliance is enormous, particularly in Latin America, with all its energy and large numbers of evangelicals, but with enormous social, political, economic and spirit

WEA Mourns the Loss of Hundreds Dying in Migrant Boat Sinking off the Coast of Italy

Oct 5, 2013

“Our hearts are heavy and our prayers are with those touched by the unspeakable tragedy of the sinking of the migrant boat less than a mile off of the coast of the Italian island of Lampedusa on Friday,” says Dr. Geoff Tunnicliffe, Secretary General of the WEA. “It is impossible to imagine the horro