Conflict

Wednesday, 05 March 2014

Prayers for Ukraine and Russia amid tensions

By ASSIST News Service

Christians are appealing to Ukraine and Russia not to go down the war path

Tuesday, 04 March 2014

Christians praying for a miracle in Ukraine

Evangelicals are asking the global Church to pray for Ukraine as Germany warns there is "no solution in sight" to the crisis.

World

Thursday, 27 February 2014

The cost of a Christian's safety in Syria: 17 grams of gold

By Michael Trimmer

Christians in one rebel controlled city in Syria will reportedly have to pay a tax of 17 grams of gold or face the consequences.

Tuesday, 18 February 2014

CAR Church leaders call again for aid

By World Watch Monitor

Church leaders in the Central African Republic have reiterated their opposition to the ongoing violence in the country and demanded more troops on the ground.

Friday, 14 February 2014

Britain has 'moral responsibility' to shelter Syrian refugees

By Michael Trimmer

A group of 48 church leaders from a wide variety of denominations have signed an open letter calling upon the UK Government to accept more Syrian refugees.

Tuesday, 11 February 2014

Marching not to war

By Gethin Russell-Jones

Remembering those who would not fight in the Great War

Friday, 07 February 2014

Pastor killed amid tensions in Mombasa

By World Watch Monitor

An assistant pastor at a church in Mombasa, Kenya was killed on February 2 while guarding his church during the night.

Monday, 03 February 2014

South Sudan: Church excluded from peace talks

By Carey Lodge

The bishops of Sudan and South Sudan have criticised their exclusion from peace talks in Addis Ababa following the ceasefire of 23 January. They have released a Pastoral Exhortation outlining their concerns.

Wednesday, 29 January 2014

West should help Syrians to stay in Syria, says Church leader

By Carey Lodge

Patriarch Gregorios III has called for greater focus on humanitarian aid within Syria rather than refuge programmes in the West

Tuesday, 28 January 2014

Baroness Warsi meets Central African Republic religious leaders

By Carey Lodge

The UK's Minister for Faith and Communities met with two of the CAR's most prominent religious leaders on January 27, and pledged to uphold the British commitment to ending the violence that is continuing to escalate across the African nation.

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