December 17, 2013
- While MPs this month debated the persecution of Christians in the 21st century, the Evangelical Fellowship of India has reported numerous cases of oppression against Christians in India in recent months.
December 12, 2013
This synopsis of the Evangelii Gaudium of Pope Francis was composed by Trustee of the Parliament of the World’s Religions, Dr. Leo D. Lefebure. Part 1 (full paper publication) emphasizes the mission of the Catholic Church in the world, and Lefebure explores Pope Francis’ stance on Interreligious Relations here in in part 2.
Author, scholar, and founder of the M. K. Gandhi Institute for Nonviolence, Dr. Arun Manilal Gandhi, was elected to the Parliament Board in elections November 15.
Parliament Board Chair Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid says,
[Mohandas] Gandhi was not known for his silence, and neither is his...
[Anglican Communion News Service] Gathering in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, as the Inter-Anglican Standing Commission on Unity, Faith and Order (IASCUFO), at the invitation of the Rt Revd Dr Howard Gregory, Bishop of Jamaica and the Cayman Islands, we have been acutely aware of the season of Advent and the promise of Isaiah and John the Baptist that God is doing a new thing: ‘A shoot shall come out from the stump of Jesse, and a branch shall grow out of his roots’ (Isaiah 11.1);...
This synopsis of the Evangelii Gaudium of Pope Francis was composed by Trustee Emeritus of the Parliament of the World’s Religions, Dr. Leo D. Lefebure. The delivery of part 1 emphasized the mission of the Catholic Church in the world, and explores Pope Francis’ stance on Interreligious Relations in part 2.
Parliament of the World’s Religions Trustee Dr. Arun Gandhi shares this discussion starting-reflection on enemies and debates, especially in the interfaith context, in remembrance of the lessons in non-violence he learned from his grandfather, Mohandas Gandhi.
December 10, 2013
As the world mourns the death of President Nelson Mandela of South Africa...
December 6, 2013
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 12/6/13)—American Baptist Home Mission Societies (ABHMS) announces the release of the documentary DVD “A New Land, A New Hope: The Journey of Christians from Burma to the United States” in conjunction with the 200th anniversary celebration of American Baptist missionary Adoniram Judson’s 1813 arrival in Burma (now known as Myanmar).
ABHMS and the Burma Refugees Task Force produced the DVD to reflect the realities of life among Burma...