“FBOs have a unique role to play in humanitarian work and that is firstly to ensure that human dignity is at the core of the endeavour. Their compassion is motivated by faith not only in a God who wills abundant life for all but also faith in the capacity of the people to eventually rise and claim that promise of abundant life,” said Rev. Rex RB Reyes, Jr., NCCP General Secretary, in his reflection.
The resurrection is about the enduring cause of love, humility and service. On Good Friday the powers of the world killed an innocent man. Unfortunately, 2000 years later, we, in our time are no strangers to events similar to this. In enduring his crucifixion until his death, Jesus Christ exposed the corruption and hypocrisy of the ruling powers of the world…
The Reconciliation and Reunification Committee of the National Council of Churches (NCCK) expresses a deep regret on North Korea’s launch of Kwangmyongsong-4 on February 7 as it will heighten on the Korean soil the arms race among super powers and eventually threaten peace and stability in North East Asia. We are also greatly concerned that in the present situation the South and the US are jumping into the decision to deploy on the Korean peninsula the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) and establish a KOR-US-JAPAN Missile Defense system in response to the launch of Kwangmyuongsung-4 earth observation satellite.
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