News

26 May
LWF Jerusalem cancer hospital a center of excellence
Augusta Victoria Hospital, Walid Nammour
26 May
New CEO wants Augusta Victoria to care for all
25 May
Open dialogue and training at Holy Land gender justice seminar
Gender Justice Policy, Arabic
25 May
LWF publishes Gender Justice Policy in Arabic
23 May
Changing laws and patriarchal attitudes go hand in hand
Gender Justice Policy, Elaine Neuenfeldt, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land
23 May
Arabic version of LWF Gender Justice Policy launched in West Bank and Gaza
20 May
Children's rights key to fighting injustice and poverty
African Lutheran Information and Communication Network (ALCINET), Evangelical Lutheran Church in Malawi (ELCM), gender-based violence
20 May
Eliminate poverty and violence through theology
20 May
Connected through music
Evangelical Church of the River Plate (IERP), music
20 May
Argentine church youth group launch first album to packed house
11 May
Kenya’s decision to end refugee hosting will increase risks for thousands
Dadaab, Kakuma, Kenya, Rev. Dr Martin Junge
11 May
LWF joins call to uphold the rights of refugees
10 May
Make the Twelfth Assembly “your Assembly”
10 May
365-day countdown to 2017 Assembly in Namibia
6 May
A "wonderful" sign of the calling into Church unity
6 May
Canadian Bishop Johnson reflects on the ecumenical commemoration in Lund
3 May
“We stand with you as you stand with vulnerable people”
3 May
LWF concerned over hate messages against Czech church.
29 Apr
Severe quake damage to Kumamoto’s Lutheran churches and schools
Japan Evangelical Lutheran Church
29 Apr
Lutheran church assists affected residents, assesses damage
28 Apr
Anglicans affirm Lutheran-Catholic agreement, endorse Reformation anniversary
Anglican Consultative Council
28 Apr
Finnish Bishop Repo encouraged by enthusiastic discussion at Lusaka meeting
27 Apr
A business made of clay
energy-efficient stoves, DWS Uganda
27 Apr
LWF Teko Wa project in Uganda promotes sustainable energy that generates income
25 Apr
Many faiths under one roof in Eritrean church kindergartens
Evangelical Lutheran Church of Eritrea, Children, kindergarten
25 Apr
Lutheran communion support is important and much needed
24 Apr
Rebuilding homes and heritage in Nepal one year on
April 2015 earthquake, DWS Nepal, DWS Nepal emergency response
24 Apr
LWF Nepal helps mountain communities reconstruct traditional houses
22 Apr
The joys and challenges of thousands across the LWF
Myanmar Lutheran Church
22 Apr
LWF committee to discuss funding for member church projects
22 Apr
Serving refugees then and now
Latvian Evangelical Lutheran Church in Exile, Refugees, World War Two, Latvian Cross
22 Apr
Encouragement from LWF’s history with Latvian refugees
21 Apr
Caring for refugees in Greece
Greece, Refugees, Afghanistan, Syria, Koutsochero
21 Apr
A changing situation
20 Apr
LWF mourns South Africa Bishop Buthelezi
Obituary
20 Apr
A prophetic voice with a passion for justice, peace and reconciliation
19 Apr
Help needed in Ecuador
Ecuador Earthquake 2016, emergency relief
19 Apr
LWF Emergency hub coordinator to assess situation in earthquake area
18 Apr
Faith leaders rally for signature of ambitious climate agreement
COP21
18 Apr
270 religious leaders urge commitment to the most vulnerable
18 Apr
Refugees lose many things but never their human rights
Refugees
18 Apr
Martin Junge thanks Germany for bold stance during the refugee crisis in summer 2015
15 Apr
“Restore hope, revive dreams”
Augusta Victoria Hospital, AVH
15 Apr
New unit for bone marrow transplantation at Augusta-Victoria-Hospital
15 Apr
Deep gratitude to Polish church for refugee support
Evangelical Church of the Augsburg Confession in Poland
15 Apr
Junge: LWF churches share the vocation of serving people in need
14 Apr
Rebuilding Sanogoan one brick at a time
DWS Nepal
14 Apr
Women taking the lead on the rebuild of Sanogoan
11 Apr
Ordination of women in Poland: “The church is on the way”
Women, Evangelical Church of the Augsburg Confession in Poland
11 Apr
Advocating for a church with women in ordained ministry
7 Apr
Strong women re-building Nepal
April 2015 earthquake
7 Apr
“Brave the outside world”
6 Apr
Costa Rican church ordains committed woman evangelist Teresa Guadamuz
Lutheran Costa Rican Church, Women in Ordained Ministry
6 Apr
A commitment to bring hope and transformation in community
4 Apr
“End the suffering of thousands”
LWF General Secretary, Peace
4 Apr
LWF welcomes inclusion of ELN in Colombia peace talks