Monthly Archives: September 2015

The churches walk with refugees in Hungary

“I cannot forget the poignant memories of the march when thousands of refugees set out from Budapest, Hungary, towards Austria, and finally reached the other side of the border aboard buses provided by the Hungarian government,” said Bishop Tamas Fabiny of the Lutheran Church in Hungary, vice-president of the Lutheran World Federation. Bishop Fabiny spoke …

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“I pray that they find peace”

The Rev Aaron Stevens, minister of St Columba’s Church of Scotland in Budapest, Hungary, gives a powerful account of this summer’s refugee crisis in the city and his church’s efforts to help.  A week after deciding to provide overnight shelter in our church to refugees, tonight we had our first guests. What a week, what …

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