ELCA Conference of Bishops Issues Statement on Venezuela

04-Mar-2019 to 04-Mar-2019 "In view of the crisis, the ELCA Conference of Bishops joins the LWF in calling on all parties to respect internationally recognized human rights, in calling for a halt to the deportation of Venezuelans currently in the U.S and in calling for a new presidential election in Venezuela as soon as possible, one that will be administered by new electoral authorities, conducted under international supervision, and overseen by a neutral government." [Read the Full Statement]