News Brief

  • 23 Jun 2006

    G8 failing to make poverty history

    -23/06/06

    A year after G8 leaders promised to make p

    G8 failing to make poverty history

    -23/06/06

    A year after G8 leaders promised to make p

  • 23 Jun 2006

    A senior church leader in Hindu-majority Nepal will serve on a committee to monitor a ceasefire hammered out with Maoist rebels, part of the Himalayan nation's progress to peace and full democracy ñ writes Anto Akkara for Ecumenical News International.

  • 23 Jun 2006

    Ecumenism not hit by woman presiding bishop, say observers

    -23/06/06

    There have been a

    Ecumenism not hit by woman presiding bishop, say observers

    -23/06/06

    There have been a

  • 22 Jun 2006

    Cardinal in bid to re-open abortion debate

    -22/06/06

    The Catholic Archbishop of Westmi

    Cardinal in bid to re-open abortion debate

    -22/06/06

    The Catholic Archbishop of Westmi

  • 22 Jun 2006

    French resistance to unjust asylum laws

    -22/06/06

    A growing network of concerned indiv

    French resistance to unjust asylum laws

    -22/06/06

    A growing network of concerned indiv

  • 22 Jun 2006

    Row between Reform Jews and Israeli president

    -22/06/06

    A row has erupted between Juda

    Row between Reform Jews and Israeli president

    -22/06/06

    A row has erupted between Juda

  • 22 Jun 2006

    European Mennonite theologians tackle violence and God

    -22/06/06

    With religiously-sanct

    European Mennonite theologians tackle violence and God

    -22/06/06

    With religiously-sanct

  • 22 Jun 2006

    Brown disappoints churches with backing for nuclear weapons

    -22/06/06

    In a surprise mov

    Brown disappoints churches with backing for nuclear weapons

    -22/06/06

    In a surprise mov

  • 21 Jun 2006

    Southern Baptists say no again to demon drink

    -21/06/06

    The Southern Baptist Conventio

    Southern Baptists say no again to demon drink

    -21/06/06

    The Southern Baptist Conventio

  • 21 Jun 2006

    US Episcopal Church turns down ban on gay bishops

    -21/06/06

    Clergy and lay delegates a

    US Episcopal Church turns down ban on gay bishops

    -21/06/06

    Clergy and lay delegates a