Too much futile resuscitation say Oxford medical experts

Nov 24, 2017 by

By CEN on 23/11/2017 ONLY A small minority of medics are of the view that trying resuscitation in every case should continue. An Oxford conference last week was told that only one in 50 medics were of the opinion that resuscitation should be employed in every case except where a patient had...

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Canada: New Confessing Anglicanism

Nov 24, 2017 by

Andrew Symes . Evangelicals Now December 2017 The Anglican Network in Canada (ANiC) consists of over 70 congregations, which over the past ten years have seceded from the Anglican Church of Canada (ACoC), or have begun as new plants. Bishop Charlie Masters | photo: St Peter and St Paul’s, Ottawa...

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CI News: 24 November 2017

Nov 24, 2017 by

from The Christian Institute: In the news this week: The Government vows to remove a loophole in its abuse of trust law, campaigners urge the Welsh Government to listen to concerns over state intrusion into family life and UK landmarks are bathed in red light to highlight the global persecution of...

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Non-binary Trinity: Church of Sweden tells clerics not to refer to God as ‘He’

Nov 24, 2017 by

from RT: The Church of Sweden, the largest religious institution in the country, has advised its clergy to avoid terms like “Lord” and “He” in worship services, to avoid implying that God is male. The gender-neutral wording is intended to make the Church more inclusive. The recommendation is part...

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Apple Sabotages Itself

Nov 24, 2017 by

by Justin Lee, First Things: On October 30, Apple joined thirty-six other major corporations in filing an amici curiae brief supporting Colorado Civil Rights Division, et al., against Jack Phillips, the owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop, in an important case to be heard before the Supreme Court this...

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If church schools won’t fight the cult of gender ideology, who will?

Nov 24, 2017 by

by Brendan O’Neill, Catholic Herald: Gender relativism is an abdication of responsibility and a threat to the teaching of truth. What a weird attitude we have to children today. We curtail their freedom when it comes to play and food and the rough-and-tumble of school life. We don’t let them...

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Scam Artists and Sex Education

Nov 24, 2017 by

by Carl R Trueman, First Things: One of the oddest aspects of the sexual revolution is its tendency to present the problem as the solution. For instance, during the 1980s, the least acceptable response to the AIDS crisis was the promotion of abstinence. Promiscuity was held to be normative,...

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Do not refer to female pupils as ‘girls’ or ‘ladies’ because it ‘reminds them of their gender’, headteachers told

Nov 23, 2017 by

by Camilla Turner, Telegraph: Teachers should not refer to pupils as “girls” or “ladies” because it means they are “constantly reminded of their gender”, the Government’s former mental health tsar has said. Natasha Devon told headteachers of the country’s leading girls’ schools that...

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Democrats have a licence to harass

Nov 23, 2017 by

by Laura Perrins, The Conservative Woman: It seems to me that if you are a Democrat you have a licence to harass women. To be more specific, if you are a Democrat man, support partial-birth abortion, crushing the conscience of nuns and all the other ideas of Leftism, you are free to grope, rape,...

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Inspiring Dialogue: Moving beyond ‘agree to disagree’

Nov 23, 2017 by

By Calum Samuelson, Jubilee Centre: This article reflects upon some central themes of our Reformation2017 project and how they can be carried forward in the future… Despite our unprecedented access to knowledge, the world today seems more confused than ever before. Christians are called to speak...

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