In an interview in Germany, Franklin Graham talks about the vision of his evangelistic ministry and addresses criticism of his political support for Donald Trump.
Attacks on a cafeteria of a free church in Leipzig and a social justice NGO in Ferrol.
I am alarmed at the number of soundbites that promote intolerance, all in the name of freedom of speech.
I am concerned that the Western church is choosing the way of fear, isolation, defensiveness. Or worse, the way of anger.
The outcome of the Spanish general election reflects a huge divide in the country. The “collective mentality of Spaniards” must change, says X. Manuel Suárez of the Evangelical Alliance.
The country concludes an electoral process that does not resolve popular polarisation, one of the main challenges that the new government will have to face.
The ground and the goal of our hope is in the Tri-une God, who never changes no matter how much our circumstances change.
The country faces new elections amid increasing polarisation. "The dispute over the evangelical vote has become very important", say analysts.
As the September general election approaches, the President of the Italian Evangelical Alliance warns that “some evangelicals are easily ‘pulled by the jacket’ in politics”.
Frank-Walter Steinmeier was re-elected with a large majority. He is a member of the Evangelical Reformed Church and very outspoken about his faith.
Several candidates hoping to succeed Angela Merkel have referred to their personal faith. An interview with German journalist Jonathan Steinert about the key issues of the 26 September vote.
Some Christians are at the forefront of this tribalisation of politics, creating a polarisation of views and eroding the middle ground on which many believers used to stand.
Prominent evangelical voices ask US Christians to pray to overcome the divisions after a tight and polarized election.
The candidacy of the Côte d'Ivoire's current president has polarised society “Pray that the upcoming elections do not plunge our country further into violence”.
A report of the German intelligence agency identifies over 30,000 right and left extremists in 2019. “Far-right extremism is our biggest security concern”, the Interior Minister says.
Social Democrat Pedro Sánchez is confirmed as Prime Minister after forming a government with leftists Podemos. The growing socio-political polarisation makes dialogue difficult, evangelicals say.
The inequality between East and West is still visible in issues such as migration and employment. “Christians need to get involved at all levels”, says Evi Rodemann of the Lausanne Movement Europe.