April 27, 2017
I extend greetings to His Eminence, the Grand Imam, His Holiness Pope Tawadros II, His Holiness Pope Francis, His Beatitude the Ecumenical Patriarch, the General Secretary of the World Council of Churches, your eminences, distinguished guests, friends, sisters, and brothers.
I bring you greetings of peace. Jesus taught, “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called children of God” (Matt. 5:9). I am convinced that the world cannot live in peace...
April 24, 2017
April 11, 2017
- In Germany, a changing social and cultural landscape is giving rise to a dialogue on the place of religion in society.
April 7, 2017
- The B'nai B'rith World Center and the Committee to Recognize the Heroism of Jews who Rescued Fellow Jews During the Holocaust (JRJ) have announced the latest conferees of their joint "Jewish Rescuer's Citation"—13 rescuers who risked their lives to save fellow Jews from deportation and extermination during the Holocaust. Most of the citations will be conferred posthumously at a B’nai B’rith World Center/Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael (KKL-JNF) ceremony...
April 6, 2017
- Ceremony Dedicated To Commemorating the Rescue Efforts of Walter Suskind and the Jewish caregivers in the Crèche in Amsterdam
The B’nai B’rith World Center in Jerusalem and Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael (KKL-JNF) will hold, for the 15th consecutive year, a unique joint Holocaust commemoration ceremony on Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day (Yom Hashoah), April 24. This is the only event dedicated annually to...
April 5, 2017
During their Spring Session March 28-31, 2017, the members of the Holy Synod of Bishops awarded the Order of Saint Romanos to John Sutko in recognition of his extraordinary contributions to the field of liturgical music in the Orthodox Church in America. It is expected that Mr. Sutko, who had served for six decades as...
March 19, 2017
Taiwan Church News
13 - 19 March, 2017
Germany's Political Culture, Transitional Justice And Energy Policy Observed In A Taiwan Reporter's New Book: Die Macht in der Mitte Europas
Reported by Simon Lin
In February, Mr Lin Yu-li, an independent Taiwanese journalist long stationed in Germany since 1998, launched his new book Die Macht in der Mitte Europas: Wie sich Deutschland...