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“If it is God’s world, we cannot close our eyes to the injustice that is taking place in it.” Bishop emeritus Dr Zephania Kameeta of ELCRN speaks out on economic justice. Photo: LWF/C. Kästner
22 Jan
Churches Are Advocating for an Economy of Life
Economic justice, LWF Council, WCC
22 Jan
Bishop emeritus Dr Zephania Kameeta Speaks Out on Being the “Yeast to Make the Bread Rise”
LWF Delegation to COP19. Photo: LWF/Sean Hawkey
20 Dec
Fasting for Solidarity
Climate Change, Climate Justice, Fast for the Climate
20 Dec
Reflections on Day of Fasting for the Climate
Solidarity with those vulnerable to climate change. Photo: LWF/Sean Hawkey
18 Dec
LWF Launches Day of Fasting for the Climate
Climate Change, Justice, Climate Justice, Fast for the Climate
18 Dec
Monthly Action Begins 1 January in Solidarity with Those Vulnerable to Climate Change
Bolivian Lutheran church leader Rev. Emilio Aslla. Photo: LWF/S. Gallay
10 Dec
A Lutheran Church in Bolivia’s Highlands
Member Churches, Minorities and Indigenous People
10 Dec
We Have Great Hope, Says Church Leader Aslla
Mr Ivan Ivanov (left), European Roma Information Office, and CCME General Secretary Ms Doris Peschke. Photo: Ilkka Sipiläinen
4 Dec
Call for Justice-Oriented Engagement with Roma People
Roma and Sinti, Minorities and Indigenous People, Migrants, Diakonia
4 Dec
Diaconal Workers Develop Recommendations for Continuing Ministry
LWF President Younan (third left) at the Religions for Peace Assembly. Photo: Religions for Peace
22 Nov
Global Religious Leaders Endorse “Welcoming the Stranger” Affirmations
LWF President, Refugees, Migrants, Displaced Persons, Interfaith
22 Nov
LWF President Younan: Apply Justice by Accepting “the Other”
Interfaith press conference at COP19. Photo: LWF/Sean Hawkey
22 Nov
“People of Faith Stand Together”
COP19, Climate Change, Interfaith, WCC, Justice, Fast for the Climate, Climate Justice
22 Nov
Interfaith Fasting Initiative for the Climate Continues
Cristiana Figueres speaking with the LWF COP19 delegation. Photo: LWF/Sean Hawkey
21 Nov
LWF Presents Interfaith Call for Climate Justice
COP19, Interfaith, Climate Change, Justice
21 Nov
COP 19 Delegation Meets with UN Executive Christiana Figueres
Piotrek Sztwiertnia, member of the LWF delegation speaks to an interfaith meeting during the COP19 climate change conference in Warsaw. Photo: LWF/Sean Hawkey
15 Nov
LWF Climate Delegation Initiates Interreligious Solidarity Fasting
COP19, Climate Change, Justice, Interfaith, Climate Justice, Fast for the Climate
15 Nov
"A Faith Perspective Is Important"...
Many of the 15,000+ participants at the UN climate change conference are civil society. Photo: Sean Hawkey
13 Nov
LWF COP 19 Delegation Fasts for the Poor and Vulnerable
COP19, Climate Change, Justice
13 Nov
Call for Meaningful Outcome to Climate Change Negotiations ...
Lampedusa, la porta d'Europa. Photo: <a href="http://www.carloclerici.com">Carlo Alfredo Clerici</a>
7 Oct
Migrant Drownings: LWF Expresses Its Shock and Distress
Migrants
7 Oct
Renews Call for a European Welcome
Kofi Annan greets Martin Junge at the WCC consultation © Peter Williams/WCC
25 Sep
Junge: Moral Dimension Must Be at Center of Syria Negotiations
Humanitarian Response, Peace
25 Sep
LWF Calls for Peace in Syria, While Pledging More Humanitarian Assistance