Missionary Codes of Conduct

“But with gentleness and respect”: Why missions should be ruled by ethics – An Evangelical Perspective on a Code of Ethics for Christian Witness (WEA, August 2007)

An Affirmation on Christian Witness (Christian Federation of Malaysia, December 1996)

Good Relations with People of Different Faiths and Beliefs (The InterFaith Network for the UK, 2005)

Charta oecumenica: Guidelines for Growing Cooperation among the Churches of Europe (CEC, April 2001)

Christian Witness in a Multi-Religious World: Recommendations for Conduct (WCC, PCID, WEA, January 2011)

Code of conduct for the Danish Mission Council (Dansk Missionsraad) (April 2003)

Codes of Conduct – for Norwegian Mission Organisations with international involvement (NORME, December 2005)

Ecumenical considerations for dialogue and relations with people of other religions (World Council of Churches, January 2004)

Ethical Guidelines for Christian and Muslim Witness in Britain (Christian Muslim Forum, June 2009)

Generous Love: the truth of the Gospel and the call to dialogue, an Anglican theology of inter faith relations (Anglican Communion Network for Inter Faith Concerns, 2008)

Gracious Christian Responses to Muslims in Britain Today (Global Connections, July 2008)

Is Evangelism Ever a Sin? Ethical Evangelism in a Watching World (CrossGlobal Link, June 2009)

Joint declaration on the freedom of religion and the right to conversion (Church of Norway, September 2011)

Ministry Policy on Witness to Jesus Christ (World Vision, June 2006)

Missionary Activities and Human Rights: Recommended Ground Rules for Missionary Activities (The Oslo Coalition, November 2009)

Report from inter-religious consultation on “Conversion – assessing the reality” (World Council of Churches, May 2006)

Statement on Mission Language (Evangelical Fellowship of India, October 2000)

Striving Together in Dialoge: A Muslim-Christian Call to Reflection and Action (World Council of Churches, January 2000)

The Cape Town Commitment: A Confession of Faith and a Call to Action (The Lausanne Movement, January 2010)

The Lausanne Covenant (International Congress on World Evangelization, 1974)