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U. N. agency heads and a global coalition of aid and church-backed groups have accused international powers of failing the victims of the Syrian conflict, asking what needs to be done to end the war.
U. N. agency heads and a global coalition of aid and church-backed agencies have accused international powers of failing the victims of the Syrian conflict, asking what needs to be done to end the war.
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The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby faced embarrassment this week when he acknowledged reports that the Church of England is offering jobs that pay below the living wage in Britain.
The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby faced embarrassment this week when he acknowledged reports that the Church of England is offering jobs that pay below the living wage in Britain.
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Non-governmental groups, often known as civil society that include faith-based organizations, have been denied access to a key United Nations group that deals with disarmament, evoking the ire of senior World Council of Churches officials.
Non-governmental groups, often known as civil society that include faith-based organizations have been denied access to a key United Nations group that deals with disarmament evoking ire from senior World Council of Churches officials
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There are too many countries where news and content providers constantly face a formidable form of censorship, one exercised in the name of religion or even God, says Reporters Without Borders.
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The Church of England's General Synod has warned that churches in large parts of rural Britain could close in less than a decade as its congregation ages and no new blood in believers are encouraged to join.
The Church of England's General Synod has warned that churches in large parts of rural Britain could close in less than a decade as its congregation ages and no new blood in believers are encouraged to join.
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Despite rising incidences involving religious minorities in India, an official of the Catholic Bishops Conference of India has underpinned the need for the church's deeper involvement in advocating for tolerance.
Despite rising incidences involving religious minorities in India, an official of the Catholic Bishops Conference of India has underpinned the need for the church's deeper involvement in advocating for tolerance.
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The World Council of Churches has denounced recent attacks against a mosque in the West Bank and on a Christian center in Jerusalem that appeared part of the series of so-called "price-tag" attacks by extremist elements.
The World Council of Churches has denounced recent attacks against a mosque in the West Bank and on a Christian center in Jerusalem that appeared part of the series of so-called "price-tag" attacks by extremist elements.
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The head of Ukraine's Greek Catholic church has urged a tougher line on Russian aggression in his country both from Pope Francis and the international community.
The head of Ukraine's Greek Catholic church Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk has urged a tougher line on Russian aggression in his country both from Pope Francis and the international community.
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Pope Francis has held talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in a private meeting in the Vatican in which they focused on efforts to end Ukraine's bloody conflict.
Pope Francis has held talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in a private meeting in the Vatican in which they focussed on efforts to end Ukraine's bloody conflict.
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The Chaldean Catholic Archbishop of Erbil, in a speech at an Anglican gathering, has appealed for aid to support the provision of shelter for thousands of Christian refugees driven from different parts of Iraq by extremists from the Islamic State.
The Chaldean Catholic Archbishop of Erbil, in a speech at an Anglican gathering, has appealed for aid to support the provision of shelter for thousands of Christian refugees driven from different parts of Iraq by extremists from the Islamic State.
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The Armenian Apostolic Church is set to canonize the victims of the Armenian Genocide as the country prepares to mark the centenary of the horrific incident which saw over a million people killed.
The Armenian Apostolic Church is set to canonize the victims of the Armenian Genocide as the country prepares to mark the centenary of the horrific incident which saw over a million people killed.
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A Catholic bishop of the Chinese Underground Church who was last seen at the time of his arrest 14 years ago has died at the age of 94, a great niece of his says.
A Catholic bishop of the Chinese Underground Church who was last seen at the time of his arrest 14 years ago has died at the age of 94, a great niece of his says.
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