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On International Day of Peace, Sudanese church leaders call for speedy implementation of key peace pact

On International Day of Peace, Sudanese church leaders call for speedy implementation of key peace pact

As South Sudan joined the world in celebrating the International Day of Peace, the country’s church leaders urged speedy implementation of a key peace pact known as the Revitalised - Agreement on the Resolution of the Conflict in South Sudan.

Global religious leaders urge end to “broken state of European migration”

Global religious leaders urge end to “broken state of European migration”

A dozen global and regional religious organizations released an advocacy statement on the situation of migrants and refugees in Europe that defines their calling as Christians to “welcome the stranger,” and urges the creation of a world in which “we become human together.”

In the face of despair, churches lead a growing “crusade for peace” in Cameroon

In the face of despair, churches lead a growing “crusade for peace” in Cameroon

In Cameroon, hundreds of people are praying for peace, and they are also singing, dancing, marching, and listening to reflections led by people of faith who are calling for a ceasefire — now.