News

24 Aug
A symbol of growing witness
Global Young Reformers' Network, 23rd Congress of the Evangelical Church of the Lutheran Confession in Brazil (IECLB), Evangelical Church of the Lutheran Confession in Brazil (IECLB)
24 Aug
Brazilian church hosts 1,500 young people from around the world
22 Aug
Scriptures must continue to inform the church’s response to the world
Lutheran hermeneutics
22 Aug
Interview with theologian Kenneth Mtata, coordinator of LWF’s hermeneutics process
22 Aug
In the beginning was the Word: The Bible in the life of the Lutheran communion
hermeneutics, LWF Publications
22 Aug
New study document on Lutheran hermeneutics
22 Aug
The church in the public space
LWF Publications
22 Aug
Lutheran World Federation produces new study document
19 Aug
The chance to develop a career
World Humanitarian Day 2016
19 Aug
LWF recognizes talents of staff members
19 Aug
Closer to the goal of eradicating bonded labor
World Humanitarian Day 2016
19 Aug
LWF Nepal staff member dreams of the day all Haliya will be free
19 Aug
Chance to help fellow refugees provides hope
World Humanitarian Day 2016
19 Aug
Syrians Ahmad and Haneen share talents in Za’atari
19 Aug
How Chavela is helping change the life of her community
World Humanitarian Day 2016
19 Aug
LWF incentive worker changing long-held attitudes to women
19 Aug
World Humanitarian Day 2016
World Humanitarian Day 2016
19 Aug
LWF urges staff to seek peace and care in difficult situations
19 Aug
What does it mean to be liberated by God's Grace?
Asia Pre-Assembly, Assembly 2017
19 Aug
Asia Pre-Assembly participants discuss LWF Twelfth Assembly themes
19 Aug
LWF encouraged by member church action to review investments in fossil fuel companies
LWF General Secretary
19 Aug
General Secretary Junge at Churchwide Assembly of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
18 Aug
Rising to the challenge of camp management
World Humanitarian Day 2016
18 Aug
“Committed to challenging work” with displaced people in Myanmar
18 Aug
Defying the odds to become a role model
World Humanitarian Day 2016
18 Aug
Rape survivor a tireless worker for refugee women’s rights in Uganda
17 Aug
Where churches share their gifts, enrich each other and serve the world
Asia Pre-Assembly
17 Aug
LWF General Secretary Junge shares a vision for the LWF at Asia Pre-Assembly
16 Aug
Joyful worship as Lutherans in Asia begin LWF Pre-Assembly
Asia Pre-Assembly
16 Aug
Thai culture introduced through song and dance
15 Aug
True diakonia means not leaving anyone behind
Asia Pre-Assembly, Sustainable Development Goals
15 Aug
Public forum on Sustainable Development Goals in Bangkok brings together religious organizations and civil society
15 Aug
Asian women delegates gather to prepare for the Assembly
Asia Pre-Assembly, Women, 12th Assembly
15 Aug
LWF Women on the Move program, Gender Justice Policy introduced at regional meeting
15 Aug
LWF Myanmar behind “milestone” meeting on human rights
Universal Periodic Review, United Nations, Human Rights, UPR
15 Aug
Government, civil society draw up recommendations for the country
11 Aug
Asia Pre-Assembly kicks off regional preparations for LWF Twelfth Assembly
Asia Pre-Assembly
11 Aug
Lutherans in Thailand host delegates from 54 churches
8 Aug
Many ways to take part in Joint Commemoration of the Reformation
Joint Ecumenical Commemoration, Lutheran-Roman Catholic dialogue
8 Aug
LWF General Secretary Martin Junge shares details about preparations for event in Lund and Malmö
2 Aug
Protecting earth and identity
land rights, Guatemala
2 Aug
LWF supports Maya communities in Guatemala
29 Jul
Run for peace and South Sudan
Olympics 2016
29 Jul
LWF refugee student competes on team refugees in the Olympic Games
29 Jul
Nowhere to go
Industrial mining, artisanal mining, LWF Colombia
29 Jul
LWF supports community claim to regulate gold mining in Colombia
27 Jul
“Stand with you in prayers and friendship”
Terrorism, Rev. Jacques Hamel, condolences
27 Jul
LWF expresses condolences over killing in St Etienne-du-Rouvray
22 Jul
Swaziland’s door-to-door HIV carers
HIV/AIDS, Lutheran Communion in Southern Africa, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Southern Africa
22 Jul
Caring for the family, reducing stigma
22 Jul
We can go far with others in fight against HIV and stigma
HIV/AIDS, Tanzania, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania
22 Jul
Tanzanian Lutheran pastor Sandewa shares his personal experience
21 Jul
South Sudanese flee to Uganda
Uganda, South Sudan, Violence, Refugees
21 Jul
LWF receives more than 12,000 people this week
21 Jul
India’s Lutheran churches fight AIDS stigma
HIV/AIDS, India, United Evangelical Lutheran Churches in India, UELCI
21 Jul
Perceptions are changing about the church and people living with HIV