Category Archives: Social action

04 Jul
0

Churches Together in Britain and Ireland Newsletter, Witnessing Together June

Churches call for end to ‘hostile environment’. CTBI is looking to recruit for a newly created position of Executive Officer for Justice and Inclusion.  Closing date 29th June 2018. This year Sea Sunday is marked on 8 July 2018.  It is ...

Read More
04 Jul
0

WCC Jamaican Churches Campaign

Jamaican churches campaign to end violence against women and girls Rev. Gary Harriott spoke on Thursdays in Black at the 2018 WCC Central Committee meeting. Photo: Ivars Kupcis/WCC 04 July 2018 Rev. Gary Harriott knows there is a problem with ...

Read More
28 Jun
0

World Council of Churches

  God’s gift economy is key to churches’ mission Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, general secretary of the WCC at the Council meeting of the Lutheran World Federation. Photo: Albin Hillert/LWF 28 June 2018 The WCC general secretary of the ...

Read More
28 Jun
0

Church of Scotland June eNews

       Welcome to our June eNews! Our focus is on the work of the Priority Areas Committee (part of the Church of Scotland’s Ministries Council). We work alongside faith communities tackling poverty in the poorest neighbourhoods in Scotland. Learn ...

Read More
18 Jun
0

WCC Stories of Transformation

Fellow pilgrims share stories of transformation Rev. Frank Chikane, moderator of the WCC’s Commission of the Churches on International Affairs. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC “The pilgrim experience is one great communal prayer by walking together”, said Rev. Dr Fernando Enns, speaking ...

Read More
17 Jun
0

World Association for Christian Communication

Christian communication group says media coverage affects response to social justice issues Philip Lee, general secretary of the World Association for Christian Communication. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC 16 June 2018 Mass media can play a positive role in creating attitudes of ...

Read More
17 Jun
0

WCC Commission on Faith and Order

Work for church unity includes breaking down barriers that divide humanity Rev. Dr Odair Pedroso Mateus, director of the Faith and Order Commission of the WCC. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC Work for the unity of the church is inseparable from work ...

Read More
17 May
0

Scottish Episcopal Church News

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

Read More