• April 4, 2011

    The World Evangelical Alliance has strongly condemned the killings of UN workers in Afghanistan, and also the Qur’an burning stunt by Terry Jones.

  • March 14, 2011

    That senior US politician Newt Gingrich tried to be forgiven for his infidelities while using “patriotism” and “overworking” excuses is what leads many to see a usually serious act turning out to have been rather comic, says Martin Marty, reporting on the media response in North America.

  • March 7, 2011

    A Michigan based pastor-author is stirring up a heated debate about hell among his fellow American evangelicals, says Martin Marty. In a curious way it shows that evangelicalism's theology as well as its politics can still attract a response from wider, often baffled, publics.

  • October 22, 2010

    Poverty, ethnic conflict, climate change, communicating with people of other faith and church renewal have been among the hot topics at the Lausanne Congress.

  • October 20, 2010

    The 3rd Congress of the Lausanne Movement has been meeting in South Africa since the beginning of this week, with its emphasis on reconciliation.

  • October 19, 2010

    The organisers of a global meeting of evangelical Christians has expressed disappointment at the barring of a delegation from China from attending.

  • October 19, 2010

    At the urging of evangelical leaders worldwide, the Lausanne Movement, with the participation of the World Evangelical Alliance, is currently hosting the Third Lausanne Congress in Cape Town, South Af

  • October 19, 2010

    The head of the World Council of Churches has reached out to a global gathering of Evangelicals, saying Christians of different traditions need to learn from each other.

  • July 2, 2010

    Listening to certain Christians, you would think that opposition to homosexuality is one of the most basic principles of the Christian faith. But this year, as a small group of Christians turn up to protest against the Pride festival in central London, they will be easily outnumbered by the Christians who are participating in Pride, celebrating diverse sexuality as a gift from God.

  • June 23, 2010

    The formation of the World Communion of Reformed Churches "is a source of inspiration" for Protestants, evangelicals and the wider church, says the General Secretary of the WCC.