The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Women's voices

In December, 30 Christian and Jewish women met in Bethlehem to celebrate the first anniversary of the "Kairos Palestine" document on peace and human rights in Palestine and Israel.

The lay and clergy participants, who came from the Middle East, Asia, Africa, Europe, Australia and the Americas, commented that although they found the document welcoming for women, "there is much work to be done both in the churches and wider Palestinian society" to include and engage women fully.


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October issue

OCTOBER issue:

Women and the Reformation: Then & Now