Cooperation strengthens Protestant Churches in the Middle East - Oil, not culture, is the current crossing bridge - Criteria for a good Worship Service - We dare not play off poverty inside Europe against poverty outside Europe - Rights here, right now! What has faith to do with that? - Is there a Just War? - A New Face in the Office
CPCE focus 9:
- Cooperation strengthens Protestant Churches in the Middle East
CPCE President Thomas Wipf and General Secretary Michael Bünker on a visit to the protestant churches in the Middle East.
By Thomas Flügge.
- “Oil, not culture, is the current crossing bridge”
Rosangela Jarjour, General Secretary of the Fellowship of the Middle East Evangelical Churches, talks about the situation of Christian churches in the Middle East and about the role CPCE can play.
By Rosangela Jarjour and Thomas Flügge.
- Criteria for a good Worship Service
As different as countries are, so different are forms of service. Whether in spite of that there are objective criteria for quality was discussed by the North-West Group of CPCE in Bad Godesberg.
By Florian Herrmann.
- “We dare not play off poverty inside Europe against poverty outside Europe”
focus-Interview with the Revd Dr. Dieter Heidtmann, representative of the CPCE for ethical issues, on the opening of the European Year against poverty and social exclusion in 2010.
By Dieter Heidtmann and Thomas Flügge.
- Rights here, right now! What has faith to do with that?
The Lutheran Church Office in Vienna as host of the preparations for the multi-religious event accompanying the 18th World Aids Conference. CPCE is also represented.
By Jochen Kramm.
- Till next year in Dresden!
The coming international Christian days of meeting take place in 2011 in Dresden in the framework of the 33rd German Protestant Kirchentag. Twelve CPCE churches from six countries are the organizers.
By Jochen Kramm.
- Is there a Just War?
Already in 2006 the Specialist Group on Ethics spoke out on the question of the “just war”. This is now becoming acute again in the political debates on Afghanistan.
By Dieter Heidtmann.
- A New Face in the Office
The Protestant Church in Hesse and Nassau delegates the special assistant Mario Fischer for a year to the CPCE Office in Vienna.
By Mario Fischer.