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Coronavirus declared global health emergency by WHO

Coronavirus declared global health emergency by WHO

The new coronavirus has been declared a global emergency by the World Health Organization, as the outbreak continues to spread outside China. "The main reason for this declaration is not what is happening in China but what is happening in other countries," said WHO...

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Evangelical advisers to US President Donald Trump have reportedly congratulated him on the unveiling on Tuesday, of his long-awaited plan for peace between Israel and the Palestinians. The plan calls for some land swaps and a Palestinian capital in East Jerusalem. ...

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A US federal appeals court dismissed a lawsuit brought by 21 youth plaintiffs against the federal government over the climate crisis. The World Council of Churches, WCC has described the decision as deeply disappointing.  According to the WCC the lawsuit was a...

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RELIGIOUS NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

According to Deputy General Secretary of the World Council of Churches, WCC, Professor Dr. Isabel Apawo Phiri, the church and other faith communities have a vital role to play in the emergence of an economy of life. She was speaking at the WCC’s conference on...

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RELIGIOUS NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

Pope Francis has issued written greetings to high-powered participants at the economic forum in Davos, Switzerland, which began today. He reminded them of their moral obligation to place the human person, rather than the mere pursuit of power or profit, at the very...

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RELIGIOUS NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity being observed January 18-25, can be accessed on phone, computer or tablet via the YouVersion Bible app. So far it has been installed on over 400 million devices in all countries around the world. ========== Bishops from across...

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RELIGIOUS NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

Pope Francis yesterday named Francesca Di Giovanni as under-secretary for multi-lateral affairs in the Office of the Secretariat of State in the Vatican. The 27-year-old Italian lawyer is the first woman to hold a management position in this the Vatican's most...

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RELIGIOUS NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

The Catholic Agency for Overseas Development has reported that hunger on a massive scale is looming across Zambia and its neighbour Zimbabwe. According to the agency, families will not have enough food to eat in the coming months because of a crippling drought....

RELIGIOUS NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

RELIGIOUS NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

A Week of Prayer for Christian Unity will be observed 18-25 January when Christians across the world will pray and reflect on what it means to show unusual kindness. The event has been jointly organised by the World Council of Churches and the Pontifical Council for...

Iran attack: US troops targeted with ballistic missiles

Iran attack: US troops targeted with ballistic missiles

Iran has carried out a ballistic missile attack on air bases housing US forces in Iraq, in retaliation for the US killing of General Qasem Soleimani. More than a dozen missiles launched from Iran struck two air bases in Irbil and Al Asad, west of Baghdad. It is...

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    There is peace in the storm. Be encouraged.