Blogs

17 Jan 2014

Hospitality, cooperation and justice should characterise the response of communities and nations to displaced people, Pope Francis has declared.

17 Jan 2014

This is the full statement from an Ecumenical Consultation on Syria, involving churches from across the world, hosted by the World Council of Churches (WCC) at the Ecumenical Centre in Geneva, from 15-17 January 2014, ahead of the upcoming Geneva II international talks on resolving the Syrian crisis.

17 Jan 2014

Church leaders from Syria and around the world have gathered ahead of the Geneva 2 talks to call for substantial action to end the conflict.

17 Jan 2014

An execution carried out yesterday by Ohio, using a new, untested combination of drugs, shows strong signs of having caused prolonged suffering to the prisoner.

17 Jan 2014

A senior figure in UKIP has claimed that the party would ban teaching about climate change in schools if elected.

16 Jan 2014

The ecumenical Church delegation that met Greek EU Presidency representatives in Athens last week made just migration a priority.

16 Jan 2014

The Greek Deputy Foreign Minister for European Affairs, has received a delegation of senior Greek and European Church representatives in Athens.

16 Jan 2014

The Archbishop of Canterbury says research shows that "there is every reason to be hopeful about the future of the Church of England".