News

21 Nov
Lutherans and Orthodox finalize statement on ordained ministry
Orthodox Lutheran relations, Ordained Ministry
21 Nov
Commission members commemorate 2017 Reformation anniversary
27 Jul
Palestinian Bishop Munib Younan receives Niwano Peace Prize
Peace, Bishop Dr Munib A. Younan, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land, Interfaith
27 Jul
Calls for robust moderation that rejects all forms of extremism
1 Feb
Myanmar religions offer voices of hope in a new era
Buddhism, Christianity, inter-religious relations
1 Feb
Lutherans and Anglicans seek better relations with Buddhists in Myanmar
21 Oct
A place for all in the community
DTPW publications
21 Oct
New LWF publication on religious pluralism in Asia
3 Oct
Stand together for God’s vision of humanity, Junge urges Muslims and Christians
Grand Imam of Al-Azhar, Muslim Council of Elders, World Council of Churches
3 Oct
“Our role is to stand up against attitudes that counter peace”
28 Sep
Indonesian interfaith network urges government to ensure freedom of religion
Universal Periodic Review
28 Sep
LWF to submit findings at UN human rights review
27 Jun
Solidarity with peace building and encouragement of efforts to foster democracy
Council 2016, LWF Council 2016 resolutions
27 Jun
LWF Council 2016 resolutions
5 Feb
People of different faiths living side by side
World Interfaith Harmony Week, Younan
5 Feb
Religious leaders play a critical role, LWF president Younan says
9 Dec
Human Rights Day: Crying out for freedom to worship in Indonesia
Lutheran World Federation Indonesia National Committee
9 Dec
Indonesian Lutheran congregations seek support to end religious marginalization
9 Sep
Call for theology that engages with Asia’s realities
Inter-faith consultation, Religious life and public space in Asia, Interfaith consultation Hong Kong
9 Sep
LWF co-sponsored consultation affirms continued dialogue at the grassroots of society
17 Jun
Faith-based organizations issue statement at Human Rights Council
Interfaith, Human Rights, Gender Justice
17 Jun
“Common vision to protect dignity of girls and women”
13 Mar
Enhancing Faith-Based Cooperation for Religious Freedom and Expression
Human Rights
13 Mar
LWF Moderates Side Event at UN Human Rights Council
8 Jan
LWF General Secretary Martin Junge Denounces Any Claims for Religious Justification of Violence
Human Rights, Theology, Violence, LWF General Secretary
8 Jan
LWF Condemns Disregard for Human Life in Paris Killings
20 Nov
LWF President Bishop Younan Awarded Honorary Doctorate for Peace Work
Bishop, Interfaith, Interreligious Dialogue, Justice, Peace, LWF President, Leadership
20 Nov
Calls for Bridges of Hope and Reconciliation in Middle East
17 Jul
“We need a miracle. We need peace”
Member Churches, Middle East, Peace, LWF President, Pope
17 Jul
LWF President Bishop Munib A. Younan Reflects on Prayer for Peace in the Middle East
24 Mar
Freedom of Religion: Liberated From the “Embrace of Power”
Member Churches, Minorities and Indigenous People, Peace, Interfaith, Muslim, United Nations
24 Mar
LWF Reflects on the Report by the Special Rapporteur to the UN Human Rights Council