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“Gospel, identity and coexistence” were the themes of the General Assembly of the Spanish Evangelical Alliance. Two days in Palma de Mallorca to reflect about the role of evangelical churches in society.
Hundreds of thousands of young immigrant students and workers face deportation this year.
Kurz, 31, led the conservative People's Party (ÖVP) to get 31,6% of the vote, and he is expected to form a government with the far-right FPÖ.
The vote will show the real power of pro-European forces and far-right populists. “Pray for our politicians to speak truth, to act honestly”.
Are believers forming exclusively Romanian mono-cultural churches? Are they integrating into existing British churches? Are they joining in with multicultural churches that reflect Britain’s cultural and ethnic diversity?
Slovakia and Hungary had challenged the scheme arguing the arrival of asylum seekers is a threat to their societies.
20-25% of undocumented immigrants in the US are evangelicals and many of them are pillars in their churches and communities.
According to the ECJ, “banning the visible wearing of any political, philosophical or religious sign does not constitute direct discrimination.”
Experts in migration Anita Delhaas and Noemi Mena have founded “a platform which helps refugees through building networks, education and employment opportunities.”
The European Commission Eurobarometers show Europeans' opinions and concerns. The trust in the EU has grown.
The number of unaccompanied minors has doubled since 2105, reaching almost 25,000.
Survey was carried out before the last terrorist attacks. Trust in the EU is higher than trust in national governments.
France, Ukraine and Russia are the top three countries of origin. Terrorist attacks and anti-semitism in Europe could be main reasons of increase, say experts.
The FOCL organised a webinar with Hungarian pastors Ádám Szabados and Dávid Hamar, to discuss about “our responsibilities as followers of Christ in the refugee crisis.”
Migration issues have dominated a summit in Vienna, amid the worst refugee crisis in Europe since WWII. At least 20 migrants have been found dead in a lorry in Austria.
Around 430 people have been rescued in the same boat by the Swedish ship Poseidon, Italy’s coastguard said.
Despite government efforts to quickly build a 4-meter high fence on the Serbian border to stop them.
Italy will receive the most aid - nearly 560 million euros, while Greece is to receive 473 million.
It is thought up to 600 migrants were on the boat. About 400 have been rescued and at least 25 bodies recovered. The European Comission has made a statement.
According to International Organization for Migration´s data published today, the Central Mediterranean route is the deadliest route for migrants.
Bishop Trevor Willmott calls on Prime Minister to “soften” rhetoric towards the migrants, and deal with the problem in a "non-hostile way".
One person died and 1,500 were intercepted only last night. African and Asian refugees and migrants wait in Calais for an opportunity to reach the UK.
The anti-inmigration fence that Hungary started to construct on Monday will be four metres high and 175 kilometres long.
About 7,000 people were rescued last weekend, but 46 might have drowned.
You can sink the boats on the African shores. And then what? A serious reflection on citizenship in the global world is needed.