by Lutheran World Ministries
with Edward C. May
New York, New York, United States
September 22, 1980
Early in 1977, the five western countries which were then members of the United Nations Security Council (Canada, Federal Republic of Germany, France, United Kingdom, and the United States), known as the "Contact Group," initiated a proposal designed to bring Namibia to independence through elections under the supervision and control of the United Nations. Excerpts of an address by the Right Rev. Kleopas Dumani, Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Ovambokavango Church to the Executive Committee of Lutheran World Federation. Contents: Why Not? • Namibia • Who is the Rebel? • The Voice of ELOC
Used by permission of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (successor to the Lutheran Church in America, The American Lutheran Church, and the Association of Evangelical Lutheran Churches which of which Lutheran World Ministries was a joint agency).
Collection: Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Archives