WCC will manage to take Pentecostals with them back to Rome

World Council of Churches (WCC) wants Pentecostals to join them in the ecumenical movement. For the first time ever was the Secretary General of WCC invited to address the Pentecostal World Conference.  Lutheran priest Olav Fykse Tveit took the opportunity to preach and promote an end time unity among Churches. “It is my deep conviction… Read More WCC will manage to take Pentecostals with them back to Rome

US Church to join “Interfaith ship” to attack Israeli naval blockade of Gaza

“The Presbyterian Peace Fellowship stands with our Jewish sisters and brothers as they call a just peace in Israel-Palestine,” says Peace Fellowship Executive Director Rick Ufford-Chase. The Presbyterian Peace Fellowship announces a new nonviolent initiative, joining with European Jewish groups to send a boatload of humanitarian supplies to Gaza. The Peace Fellowship has raised USD10,000… Read More US Church to join “Interfaith ship” to attack Israeli naval blockade of Gaza

Lutheran Bishop in Norway considers boycott of Israel

The situation for the Christians in the region is distressing. We need to consider a boycott of Israel. Bishop Tor Jørgensen goes on to tell the newspaper Nordland that the initiative to boycott Israeli goods comes from Christian Palestinians. Jørgensen and the other Lutheran Bishops of Norway were on a journey to Jordan, Israel and… Read More Lutheran Bishop in Norway considers boycott of Israel

School books with beer drinking and smoking «Jesus» confiscated

The government in the Indian state of Meghalaya has confiscated textbooks showing pictures of Jesus Christ holding a cigarette and a can of beer. The book has been used for primary classes and has caused a furore in the north-eastern state, where more than 70 per cent of the population are Christians. State Education Minister… Read More School books with beer drinking and smoking «Jesus» confiscated