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South African Council of Churches releases church COVID readiness guidelines

South African Council of Churches releases church COVID readiness guidelines

The South African Council of Churches released guidelines for member churches as they prepare for the COVID readiness of their congregations.

Churches amplify urgent calls to address violent racism in US

Churches amplify urgent calls to address violent racism in US

As protests erupted in more than 30 cities across the US in the wake of the death of George Floyd, churches in the US collectively expressed anger combined with a clarion call for a change—once and for all—in a nation that has tolerated violent racism for too long.

Pope Francis joins UK church leaders in Pentecost online service

Pope Francis joins UK church leaders in Pentecost online service

His Holiness Pope Francis took part in an online church service on 31 May alongside the archbishops of Canterbury and York and a number of presidents of Churches Together in England.