Category Archives: Social & Economic Issues

21 May
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World Council of Churches Global Conference

Global conference on promoting peace cultivates ‘one human family’ WCC general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit addressing the conference “Promoting Peace Together”. Photo: Ivars Kupcis/WCC 21 May 2019 At a conference with the theme “Promoting Peace Together” held in ...

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07 May
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Scottish Episcopal Church May News

Inspires Online Welcome to inspires online – the monthly electronic newsletter of the Scottish Episcopal Church. Inspires online highlights news and events from across the Church and also includes news from organisations related to the Church. It is good to ...

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01 Apr
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Lent Devotionals

‘Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.’ (Matthew 5:9) Let the rain come and wash away the ancient grudges,  the bitter hatreds held and nurtured over generations. Let the rain wash away the memory of ...

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21 Mar
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World Council of Churches

  Your eyes saw my unformed body; all the days ordained for me were written in your book before one of them came to be. (Psalm 139:16) To walk through the slums of Karachi, Pakistan, is something you never forget. ...

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19 Mar
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World Council of Churches News

Church in Bali empowers youth to break cycle of poverty Rev. I Made Budiarsa tells about the Widhya Asih foundation to the visiting CCIA members. Photo: Ivars Kupcis/WCC 18 March 2019 By Ivars Kupcis* Behind Bali’s luxury hotels, sandy beaches ...

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19 Mar
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Lent Devotionals

‘Whoever can be trusted with very little can also be trusted with much, and whoever is dishonest with very little will also be dishonest with much.’ (Luke 16:10) There’s a reason why we don’t give toddlers large salaries and make ...

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18 Mar
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Lent Devotionals

‘So God created mankind in his own image; in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them.’ (Genesis 1:27) William Wordsworth said that we emerge from the womb ‘trailing clouds of glory’. What modern life ...

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18 Mar
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Lent Devotionals

  A poem by Gideon Heugh You are a wild and gleeful thing, nudged by lavish grace towards all the astonishments, and nothing can stop it or you. You are not a mistake. The earth aches for your singular life, for ...

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