(29.12.2004) Zurich. The terrible seaquake and tidal wave that has claimed the lives of many tens of thousands of victims throughout the entire region of Southern Asia and beyond is a terrible catastrophe. Chief Apostle Richard Fehr, head of the New Apostolic Church International, extends his deepest sympathy to all who have been affected by the disaster.
The church in Northern India organises relief effort: Hundreds of thousands of people flee their homes
(03.09.2004) Zurich. Torrential monsoons with powerful masses of water are still driving hundreds of thousands of people from their villages in the border region between India and Bangladesh. A tidal wave has already been covering the area for more than a month. The continuing heavy rainfall is making the situation worse day by day. And monsoon season is not even over yet: new rainfall continues to threaten again and again. The international church administration of the New Apostolic Church has agreed to dip into emergency reserves from its catastrophe relief fund to help.