Blogs

9 Jun 2013

The general secretary of the World Council of Churches, the Rev Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, has addressed a UN conference in Geneva on the role of religion.

8 Jun 2013

Civilians in Mali are among dozens tortured, killed and disappeared, including while in detention, since the launch of the French army’s intervention.

8 Jun 2013

Some 45,000 people joined the Big IF anti-hunger rally from 2pm-5pm in London's Hyde Park today (8 June). Its aim is to press for global action.

8 Jun 2013

Alongside the headline speakers at today's Big IF rally against hunger, former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams also took part.

8 Jun 2013

Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has urged campaigners to keep up the pressure on world leaders to tackle global hunger.

7 Jun 2013

The Catholic Archbishop of Glasgow has written to Iain Duncan Smith, expressing concern at the impact of the work capability assessments carried out by Atos

7 Jun 2013

An alliance of 11 churches has written to the Prime Minister demanding "an apology on behalf of the government for misrepresenting the poor."

7 Jun 2013

Latin American and Cuban churches have called for 'an ecumenism of concrete gestures' at a recent regional meeting in Havana.