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Baptist World Alliance Welcomes New Members

Baptist World Alliance Welcomes New Members

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (FALLS CHURCH, VIRGINIA – October 22, 2021) The Baptist World Alliance unanimously voted to extend membership to four Baptist groups during its Virtual General Council meetings that convened from October 19-21. The addition of Equatorial Guinea...

BWA Hosts “Beyond the Headlines” Service

BWA Hosts “Beyond the Headlines” Service

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (FALLS CHURCH, VIRGINIA – October 21, 2021) In conjunction with the 2021 Baptist World Alliance (BWA) Virtual General Council this week, the BWA hosted a virtual worship gathering entitled "Beyond the Headlines." Acknowledging that Baptists...

BWA to Receive Nominations for 2022 Human Rights Award

BWA to Receive Nominations for 2022 Human Rights Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (FALLS CHURCH, VIRGINIA – October 8, 2021) In alignment with our commitment to respond to needs through aid, relief, and community development and to defend religious freedom, human rights, and justice, the Baptist World Alliance (BWA) is...

A Statement on the Recent Demonstrations and Protests in Cuba

A Statement on the Recent Demonstrations and Protests in Cuba

PDF For more than twenty years, the Baptist World Alliance has stood with the people of Cuba noting “pain and suffering endured” by Cubans, reaffirming an urgency “for all nations and peoples to respect and support the human rights of all,” and believing “access to...

BWA Supports United States Ambassador Nomination

BWA Supports United States Ambassador Nomination

Building upon the ministry’s long history of advocacy in the area of religious freedom, the Baptist World Alliance (BWA) stands in support of the nomination of Rashad Hussain as the new United States Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom.

BWA Presents Congress Quinquennial Human Rights Award

BWA Presents Congress Quinquennial Human Rights Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (FALLS CHURCH, VIRGINIA – July 10, 2021) In conjunction with the 22ndBaptist World Congress, the Baptist World Alliance (BWA) presented the 2020 Congress Quinquennial Human Rights Award to Raúl Scialabba. The BWA has a long history of advocating...

22nd Baptist World Congress Concludes

22nd Baptist World Congress Concludes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (FALLS CHURCH, VIRGINIA – July 10, 2021) The Baptist World Congress ended today with a closing celebration featuring worship from around the world, a presidential address by Baptist World Alliance (BWA) President Tomás Mackey, a sermon from Dr....

BWA Presents Inaugural Evangelism Award

BWA Presents Inaugural Evangelism Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (FALLS CHURCH, VIRGINIA – July 7, 2021) 3D Church of Estonia is the first recipient of the Baptist World Alliance (BWA) Kowloon International Baptist Church (KIBC) Evangelism Award. Presented at the 22nd Baptist World Congress, this award was...