Welcoming the Stranger: World Refugee Week
This year during World Refugee Week, the Anglican Alliance joined other Christian bodies to make a common statement on respecting the dignity and rights of refugees.
They also ran a series of articles, linked below, about how Anglican and Episcopal Churches around the Communion are responding to the unprecedented numbers of refugees by welcoming the strangers in their midst. more»
Photo: Mathew Lakai and Fololeni Pau'u, two St Andrew's teachers.
Report from Simon & Rachel Tipping:
It's eight years since Simon and Rachel Tipping first visited St Andrew's High School, Nuku'alofa in Tonga, and in those eight years many volunteers from New Zealand and elsewhere have helped raise standards at St Andrew's. Its students and staff are still being supported in many different ways by the Hornsby Trust, which the Tippings founded to support their work at the school. more»
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