Thursday, 15 August 2013 19:18

Baptist church torched in Egypt

Cairo pastor uses Facebook to alert the world that his Baptist brothers and sisters in a neighboring town were being attacked after the government's crackdown on Mohammed Morsi supporters.

Published in Congregations
Thursday, 18 July 2013 15:30

Baptist youth gather in Singapore

About 2,500 youth from more than 60 countries are attending the 16th Baptist Youth World Conference July 17-21.

Published in Organizations
Monday, 08 July 2013 15:05

BWA calls for ending Cuba embargo

The general council of the global Baptist fellowship also called on member bodies to adopt stronger measures against child abuse.

Published in Organizations
Tuesday, 25 June 2013 14:33

BWAid solicits aid funds for U.S.

The Baptist World Alliance has launched a global appeal to help with long-term recovery from a series of disasters that occurred recently in the United States.

Published in Organizations
Tuesday, 02 April 2013 14:24

Duke McCall dies

Duke McCall, a leader in Baptist life for four decades, has died.

Published in People
Wednesday, 27 March 2013 15:53

Baptists promote disaster preparedness

The World Bank estimates that an investment of $1 spent preparing vulnerable communities to cope when natural disaster strikes saves around $7 in costs of emergency response.

Published in Organizations
Wednesday, 20 March 2013 15:43

Baptists hopeful about new pope

Baptist theologians see in Pope Francis an ally for promoting dialogue and inspiring Protestants. 

Published in People
Friday, 15 March 2013 18:26

BWA to attend papal inauguration

Baptist World Alliance President John Upton announced plans to attend the inauguration of Pope Francis March 19 at the Vatican.

Published in Organizations
Friday, 08 March 2013 14:33

NABF retools disaster-relief network

Network members and aid workers say change will help victims of natural disasters.

Published in Organizations
Wednesday, 06 March 2013 18:43

Ethicist Glen Stassen wins BWA award

An author and seminary professor will be honored for three decades of peacemaking work at this summer’s Baptist World Alliance annual gathering in Jamaica.

Published in People
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