Evangelical Churches

Evangelical Churches

 

the name of a number of Protestant churches, including the Evangelical Church of the Augsburg and Helvetian Confessions in Austria; the Danish Lutheran Evangelical Church; the Evangelical Church in the Federal Republic of Germany, the German Democratic Republic, and West Berlin; and the Evangelical Church of the Czech Brethren and the Evangelical Methodist Church in Czechoslovakia. The evangelical churches believe that the source of their teaching is the Holy Scriptures, especially the Gospels (hence their name, from the Greek word for gospel, euangelioh). The majority of these churches are Lutheran.

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Amman /PNN/ In a moving ceremony held at the Free Evangelical Church in Amman's Khalda neighbourhood on November 14, members of evangelical churches in Palestine and Jordan announced the creation of a unified coordinating alliance, made up of: the Council of Local Evangelical Churches in The Holy Land, the Council of Evangelical Churches of Galilee .
in coordination with Evangelical churches, to support President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi during his visit to the United Nations headquarters.
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MANILA -- Bishop Efraim Tendero, the head of the Philippine Council of Evangelical Churches (PCEC), has been elected leader of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), a network of Christian churches in more than 120 countries.
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DSPR Chairperson Farah Atallah said that the delegation represents 17 leaders of the catholic and Evangelical churches in Germany in addition to the presidents of international NGOaACAOs namely DKH (Diakonie Katastrophenhilfe) and the president of CARITAS International and representatives of official media in Germany and satellite channels.
The Italian Federation of Evangelical Churches called the ruling "a decision that does not fully realize a secular state" and "baggage from a society dominated by Catholic culture.

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