March 23, 2017
FOCUS North America’s YES Program is coming to the Midwest April 28-30, 2017.
YES — “Youth Equipped to Serve” — offers a wonderful opportunity for faithful ages 13 through college to serve and love the people of Chicago. FOCUS — the “Fellowship of Orthodox Christians United to Serve” — is a national movement of Orthodox...
March 22, 2017
In a portrait project called Moord Velden, writer Keri Wyatt Kent and photographer Michael Vanderaa portray the unpredictable and instantaneous ways in which bloodshed has shattered lives in the neighborhood around Roseland Christian Ministries.
March 20, 2017
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 3/20/17)—Judson Press is pleased to announce Through Her Eyes: Bible Studies on Women in Scripture has been recognized as a finalist in the 19th annual Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards.
Born in a seminary class, the concept for Through Her Eyes comes from coursework at Palmer Theological Seminary where professor Deborah Spink Winters and nineteen of her students embarked on a journey to discover the impact ancient women’...
March 15, 2017
Taiwan Church News
6 - 12 March, 2017
Taiwanese Churches and Communities Commemorate 228 Massacre Event Across Northern American Cities
Reported by Chen Yi-fan
In the afternoon on 25 February, a Memorial Service for the 70th Anniversary of Taiwan 228 Massacre was held by Association of Taiwanese Organization in Toronto(ATOT) at Taiwanese United Church in Toronto, Canada....
[Newberry Library news release] As part of the recent consolidation of Bexley Seabury in Chicago, the seminary has donated the Bexley Hall Rare Book Collection to the Newberry Library, where the collection will be complemented and amplified by the Newberry’s existing materials on religion. Bexley Seabury, a federation of Bexley Hall and Seabury-Western Theological seminaries, is one of 10...
March 9, 2017
[Episcopal News Service] Over the years, Episcopalians and Anglicans have lived out the Gospel’s call in many ways, celebrated and unknown. They have taken that call to the streets and into the halls of government, some achieving worldwide notoriety while others might be unknown to large parts of the Church. Here are just a few examples.
To ‘awaken the civic conscience.’
March 8, 2017
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March 7, 2017
Four productions about black Americans win 2017 Wilbur Awards
Religion Communicators Council honors 26 for work during 2016
Wilbur Award winners receive a handcrafted stained-glass trophy and national recognition for their work.
NEW YORK — A motion picture, two television productions and a non-fiction book that tell stories of...
March 3, 2017
Ecumenical Declaration: Protecting Welcome, Restoring Hope
We representatives of Protestant, Orthodox and Anglican communions in the United States, Church World Service and the National Council of Churches of Christ in the United States, gathered together this 10th day of February, 2017, seek to join our efforts to those of other re...