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World Methodist Council calls for new ministry with migrants

World Methodist Council calls for new ministry with migrants

The World Methodist Council called for a new ministry with migrants during a Consultation on Migrant and Diaspora Churches held 3-6 June in London, an event which gathered a diverse group of about 40 leaders.

Voices in Cyprus ring for refugees

Voices in Cyprus ring for refugees

“Help solve the problems of refugees and for the Mediterranean Sea to cease being a graveyard for innocent people,” urges Archbishop Chrysostomos II of the Greek Orthodox Church of Cyprus, in a compelling video message release by the Office of the Religious Track of the Cyprus Peace Process.

Time to tweet for a world without rape and violence #ThursdaysinBlack

Time to tweet for a world without rape and violence #ThursdaysinBlack

On 20 June at Kirchentag, the thriving Protestant church festival in Germany, #ThursdaysInBlack, the global campaign for a world without rape and violence, will take the stage during a noon presentation.