From 14th to 16th April, the Middle East Council of Churches hosted a public hearing in Beirut, Lebanon, on the impact of migration. Below is the text of a statement released by the Middle East Council and the World Council of Churches following completion of the hearing, the first

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As Christians all around the globe prepare to celebrate Easter,   MAL FLETCHER takes another look at Jesus' claims about who He was and what He'd come to achieve...

NILS VON KALM writes about a World Vision campaign to raise awareness about where our chocolate eggs will be coming from this Easter...

JOSHUA KORN, publishing manager at Musalaha - a non-profit, Jerusalem-based organisation that promotes reconciliation between Israelis and Palestinians, writes that only by "tapping into God's love" can we reverse the trend of dehumanisation that occurs in contexts such as that now playing out in Middle East...

In an article first published on the ABC Unleashed website, ANDREW McGOWAN takes a look at the controversy surrounding the recent comments made by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, concerning Sharia law...

DAVID ADAMS reflects on this week's apology...

Read the full text of the historic national apology read in the Australian Parliament on 13th February plus links to both the Prime Minister and Opposition Leader's speeches...

In a paper written for the Social Issues Executive at the Anglican Diocese of Sydney, ANDREW CAMERON, ANDREW FORD and LISA WATTS examine why it seems so important for ‘sorry’ to be heard from the lips of the nation’s leader, and what the sticking-points against saying it are...

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