Date: June2020

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ELCA Anti Racism Pledge

ELCA Anti Racism Pledge
And whatever you do, in word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him (Colossians 3:17). In 2019, at the ELCA Churchwide Assembly, voting members adopted a resolution designating June 17 as a commemoration of the martyrdom of the Emanuel 9—the nine people shot [...] Read More

Condemnation of Racism Globally

Condemnation of Racism Globally
THE EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH IN NAMIBIA (ELCIN) Private Bag 2018,  Tel  +264-065-240241/2   Fax  +264-240472, Ondangwa,  Namibia.  E-mail:  head.office@elcin.org.na 12 June 2020 “Turn to the Lord,… Do what is right, and humble yourselves before the Lord.” (Zephaniah 2:3) Whilst the world is engaging in infuriating Covic-19 pandemic, news about insanity, departure from injustice and practise of [...] Read More

National Church Leaders’ Consultation

National Church Leaders’ Consultation
Statement on South Africa’s response to Covid 19 within the context of legal challenges related to the lock down Mthatha, 5 June 2020 The main challenge facing South Africa now is not the issue of legality or rationality (although these are very important and valid principles in our constitutional democracy) – but of saving lives, [...] Read More