Christ, Culture & the New Europe
- NCC issues statement on evangelism. // Christian Century;12/14/94, Vol. 111 Issue 36, p1184
Reports on the National Council of Churches' statement on evangelism.
- Synods in contrast. Cummins, John S. // America;8/29/1998, Vol. 179 Issue 5, p9
Focuses on the Synod of Bishop conferences held in the United States and Asia in 1997 and 1998 respectively. Focus of the assemblies on Jesus Christ the Savior; Asian sense of the Holy Spirit; Importance of religious experience in evangelization according to the participants.
- The NCC's altar call. Knippers, Diane // Christianity Today;2/7/94, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p19
Discusses the significance of the document `An Invitation to Evangelism' presented by the National Council of Churches (NCC) at its November 1993 meeting in Baltimore. Past criticism of the NCC for its neglect of evangelism; The unique opportunity for ecumenical discussions that the statement...
- The Canadian Plenary Council. // America;10/2/1909, Vol. 1 Issue 25, p662
The article reports on the First Plenary Council of Canada which took place in Quebec. The Canadian Catholics welcomed the Council and was praised as an event of the first importance by the brothers of the Dominion. Since the conferences of the Council are conducted in private, the exterior...
- AS YOU HAVE FORGIVEN US. Grimm, John S. // Homiletic & Pastoral Review;Aug/Sep2011, Vol. 111 Issue 10, p34
The article presents a homily for September 11, 2011, which discusses the essence of forgiveness in Christians. It mentions the September 11, 2011 terrorist attack on Pentagon and the World Trade Center and says that people should forgive those who hurt them as it is commanded by Lord Jesus and...
- Bad News Bearers. Propson, Daniel // Touchstone: A Journal of Mere Christianity;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p17
The author reflects on the concept of evangelizing the decent, deserving and lost. He mentions about the good news of depravity in which the dominant opinion seems to be that evil is undeniably real and it is external. He also notes about the role of the sinners in dwelling in the shadow of...
- Mission and proselytism: A Middle East perspective. Kerr, David A. // International Bulletin of Missionary Research;Jan96, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p12
Discusses missionary work and proselytism from a Middle East perspective. Historical dimensions; Middle East Council of Churches; Reconciliation between the indigenous churches; Inter-Christian dialogue; Orthodox understandings of mission; Modern orthodoxy.
- Ministries affirm evangelism effort. // Christianity Today;3/6/95, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p58
Reports on the nine-day conference of more than 500 church leaders from Latin America and the Caribbean area determining not to evangelize groups that have not been reached because of gender, ethnicity, race and age. Agreement between leaders of the third General Assembly of the Latin American...
- Vatican releases working document for synod. Bunson, Matthew // Our Sunday Visitor;7/13/2014, Vol. 103 Issue 11, p5
The article reports on a working document issued by the Vatican for the October 2014 extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the family that was announced by Pope Francis last year to deal with the pastoral challenges of the family in the context of evangelism.