Injustice in Tabriz

2019. június 05., tags: solidarity, rch, Solidarity

Last month, the Assyrian Presbyterian Church in Tabriz, Iran was stormed by intelligence agents of the Iranian government. In response to this, the Founding Committee of the SECID called for an urgent appeal for advocacy.

Injustice in Tabriz

2019. június 05., tags: solidarity, rch, Solidarity

Last month, the Assyrian Presbyterian Church in Tabriz, Iran was stormed by intelligence agents of the Iranian government. In response to this, the Founding Committee of the SECID called for an urgent appeal for advocacy.

More than One Million Signatures

2018. április 09., tags: Solidarity, minorities, solidarity, Hungarian Reformed Church (hrc), hungarian reformed church (hrc)

Successful Minority Safepack Initiative created a European movement for minority rights.

More than One Million Signatures

2018. április 09., tags: Solidarity, minorities, solidarity, Hungarian Reformed Church (hrc), hungarian reformed church (hrc)

Successful Minority Safepack Initiative created a European movement for minority rights.

Each Signature Counts

2018. március 20., tags: hungarian reformed church (hrc), reformed churchin transylvania, minorities, Solidarity, Hungarian Reformed Church (hrc), solidarity

Béla Kató, Bishop of the Reformed Church District in Transylvania, believes that the Minority SafePack European Citizen’s Initiative is making a change in the case of legal uncertainty for the Hungarian minorities in Transylvania. The European Parliament will only deal with the issue of the minorities if the number of signatures on the Initiative reaches 1 million from the citizens of Europe till the 3rd of April.

Each Signature Counts

2018. március 20., tags: hungarian reformed church (hrc), reformed churchin transylvania, minorities, Solidarity, Hungarian Reformed Church (hrc), solidarity

Béla Kató, Bishop of the Reformed Church District in Transylvania, believes that the Minority SafePack European Citizen’s Initiative is making a change in the case of legal uncertainty for the Hungarian minorities in Transylvania. The European Parliament will only deal with the issue of the minorities if the number of signatures on the Initiative reaches 1 million from the citizens of Europe till the 3rd of April.

Solidarity with Minorities

2018. február 16., tags: Solidarity, solidarity, reformed church in transylvania, reformed church in Transylvania, hungarian reformed church

For us, it is only a signature, but for them the Minority Safe Pack European Citizen's Initiative is a real hope. The Presidium of the Reformed Church in Hungary encourages its European partner churches to join this initiative.

Solidarity with Minorities

2018. február 16., tags: Solidarity, solidarity, reformed church in transylvania, reformed church in Transylvania, hungarian reformed church

For us, it is only a signature, but for them the Minority Safe Pack European Citizen's Initiative is a real hope. The Presidium of the Reformed Church in Hungary encourages its European partner churches to join this initiative.

Solidarity Visit to Syria and Lebanon

2017. december 20., tags: national evangelical synod of lebanon and syria (nessl), union of armenian evangelical churches in the near east (uaecne), middle east, Solidarity, Middle East, syria, solidarity

After several months of planning, on the 4th of December 2017, an eight-strong delegation of the Reformed Church in Hungary (RCH) left for Lebanon and Syria to express our solidarity and show our support to our borthers and sisters in the Middle East.

Solidarity Visit to Syria and Lebanon

2017. december 20., tags: national evangelical synod of lebanon and syria (nessl), union of armenian evangelical churches in the near east (uaecne), middle east, Solidarity, Middle East, syria, solidarity

After several months of planning, on the 4th of December 2017, an eight-strong delegation of the Reformed Church in Hungary (RCH) left for Lebanon and Syria to express our solidarity and show our support to our borthers and sisters in the Middle East.

Solidarity Visit to Zagreb Strenghtens Ties

2015. szeptember 30., tags: world communion of reformed churches (wcrc), reformed christian church in coratia (rccc), reformed christian church in serbia (rccs), solidarity, Solidarity

With its origins in Europe, the history and traditions of the Reformation are strong across much of the continent. And yet there are member churches of the World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) that are distinct minorities in their own countries.

Solidarity Visit to Zagreb Strenghtens Ties

2015. szeptember 30., tags: world communion of reformed churches (wcrc), reformed christian church in coratia (rccc), reformed christian church in serbia (rccs), solidarity, Solidarity

With its origins in Europe, the history and traditions of the Reformation are strong across much of the continent. And yet there are member churches of the World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) that are distinct minorities in their own countries.

RCH Took Part in the Global Forum on Future Christianity

2015. május 13., tags: solidarity, Solidarity, Korea, korea

Rector Dr. Bölcskei was accompanied to South Korea, by Chae Hwa Jeong the Pastor of Korean Congregation of the RCH under the invitation of Rev. Dr. Sam-Whan Kim, Pastor of Myungsung Congregation of Presbyterian Church of Korea (PCK). Rev. Dr. Kim is the past PCK Moderator, and current chair of the GFFWC.

RCH Took Part in the Global Forum on Future Christianity

2015. május 13., tags: solidarity, Solidarity, Korea, korea

Rector Dr. Bölcskei was accompanied to South Korea, by Chae Hwa Jeong the Pastor of Korean Congregation of the RCH under the invitation of Rev. Dr. Sam-Whan Kim, Pastor of Myungsung Congregation of Presbyterian Church of Korea (PCK). Rev. Dr. Kim is the past PCK Moderator, and current chair of the GFFWC.

Messages of Support to Subcarpathia

2014. március 24., tags: ukraine, hungarian reformed church (hrc), solidarity, bishops

Ukrainian-Russian conflict. What would you say to the Hungarians living in Subcarpathia during this critical situation in Ukraine? – this was the question that the reformed radio station (Sion) in Beregszász asked the Presidency Council of the Hungarian Reformed Church on 7 March. Below you can read the edited versions of their responses.

Anything but war!

2014. március 10., tags: statement, hungarian reformed church (hrc), ukraine, solidarity, sándor zán fábián

“I've just received a message on the phone: our deputy bishop has received his summons” – with this dramatic announcement, Sándor Zán Fábián opened his report on the Ukrainian crisis at  the General Convent’s presidency session of the Hungarian Reformed Church held on 7 March in Beregdaróc. Zán, the bishop in Subcarpathia, said that it is not only the pastor in Ungvár that this has happened to in the last few days. Fear and anxiety dwells in the hearts of the people, the women and mothers are worried about their husbands and sons.

Statement of Solidarity with the Reformed Church in Ukraine

2014. március 04., tags: solidarity, királyhágómellék, ukraine, hungarian reformed church (hrc), statement

The bishop and lay president of the Királyhágómellék District of the Reformed Church in Romania, a member of the Hungarian Reformed Church in the Carpathian Basin, have released the following statement of solidarity for the Reformed Church in Ukraine.

WCRC Solidarity Visit

2014. január 29., tags: world communion of reformed churches (wcrc), Lithuania, solidarity

The Steering Committee of the WCRC European Area held its last meeting in Vilnius, Lithuania between 23 and 26 January. Last decisions and arrangements were made for the upcoming Area Council to be held in Warsaw, but besides business, solidarity was at the heart of the meeting. Balázs Ódor, ecumenical officer of the Reformed Church in Hungary and vice president of WCRC European Area, was among the WCRC representatives present. This visit closely follows the organization's last trip to Lithuania for the occassion of the Evangelical Reformed Church in Lithaunia's extraordinary synod meeting in March 2013.

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