The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Indian churches hail election

In a May statement, the National Council of Churches of India praised a secular coalition government’s win over the Bharatiya Janata Party, often accused by opponents as having a Hindu nationalist agenda.

The council of 30 Orthodox, Lutheran and other Protestant churches issued the statement after the United Progressive Alliance won 262 of 543 seats in India’s parliament.


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