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Norman was on his way to Nairobi in order to attend the UN Environment Assembly and the launch of the campaign “Roadmap for Congregations, Communities and Churches for an Economy of Life and Ecological Justice”. Photo: LWF/S. Gallay
11 Mar
Austrian Pastor Tendis among victims of Ethiopian Airlines crash
condolences, tribute, Obituary, Advocacy, Climate Justice, Human and Institutional Capacity Development, WCC, 12th Assembly, Evangelical Church of the Augsburg Confession in Austria and the Reformed Church
11 Mar
The Lutheran World Federation has expressed sincere condolences to the family of Rev. Norman Tendis of the Evangelical Church of the Augsburg Confession in Austria, who was among the victims of the...
Rev. Carlos A. Duarte preaching at the closing worship of the 2016 synod of IERP. Photo: IERP/Eugenio Albrecht
22 Jan
Tribute to Rev. Carlos Duarte, Pastor President of the Evangelical Church of the River Plate
tribute, Obituary, Evangelical Church of the River Plate (IERP), human rights defender, Climate Justice, Advocacy
22 Jan
The Lutheran World Federation has extended its condolences upon the death of Reverend Carlos Alfredo Duarte Voelker, Pastor President of the Evangelical Church of the River Plate in Argentina,...
Bishop (Emeritus) Manas Buthelezi. Photo: LWF Archives
20 Apr
LWF mourns South Africa Bishop Buthelezi
Obituary
20 Apr
A prophetic voice with a passion for justice, peace and reconciliation
Photo: Dr Tawfiq Nasser, 2014. Photo: LWF Jerusalem
18 May
Tribute to Dr Tawfiq Nasser
Dr Tawfiq A. Nasser, tribute, Obituary
18 May
“Long and faithful service” to the Augusta Victoria Hospital
Rev. Dr Philip Potter and his wife, Bishop-emeritus Bärbel Wartenberg-Potter, in 2006. Photo: Igor Sperotto/WCC
16 Apr
A Life-Long Commitment to Ecumenism
WCC, Obituary
16 Apr
LWF Lauds Rev. Dr Philip Potter (1921-2015)
Christa Held started working at the LWF in 1960. Photo: LWF Archives
14 Nov
LWF Pays Tribute to Former DMD Associate Director
Obituary
14 Nov
Pillar in the LWF for Over 30 Years, Christa Held Dies
Rev. Marc Chambron, July 2000. Photo: LWF/C. Rothenbühler
6 Nov
LWF Tribute to ‘Francophonie’ Ambassador of the Lutheran Communion
Obituary
6 Nov
Former Communications Director Rev. Marc Chambron Dies