Literal interpretation of Bible ‘helps increase church attendance’

Nov 17, 2017 by

by Harriet Sherwood, Guardian: Churches that are theologically conservative with beliefs based on a literal interpretation of the Bible grow faster than those with a liberal orientation, according to a five-year academic study. “If we are talking solely about what belief system is more likely to...

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Bible backs CofE’s transgender guidance, says senior Anglican theologian

Nov 14, 2017 by

by Harry Farley, Christian Today: The Bible backs allowing little boys to dress in tutus and princess’ tiaras, according to a senior Anglican theologian. It comes after the Church of England issued guidance for its 4,700 schools to combat ‘homophobic, biphobic and transphobic...

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Bible Belief Is Not Bigotry

Nov 6, 2017 by

by Mark H Creech, Christian Post: […]  Although the word, “discrimination,” is typically seen as a bad thing, our laws discriminate against behaviors that are considered detrimental. Could you imagine calling someone who discriminates against the incestuous or the Harvey...

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Where is Your Bible? Is the Church Ignoring ‘the Oracles of God’?

Oct 19, 2017 by

by Eric Metaxas, Stan Guthrie, Breakpoint: Two majors with the KGB stood over Gavin Ashenden, who was caught smuggling Bibles into the old Soviet Union during the eighties. Who were his contacts, and where were the Bibles going? If Ashenden didn’t cooperate, the KGB officers warned, he’d be...

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The Bible and the Reformation

Oct 19, 2017 by

from the Museum of the Bible: The Bible was at the center of the Protestant Reformation and the debates and discussions on Christian theology and practice. The reformers engaged with the Bible in new ways, studying the original Greek and Hebrew texts, and teaching and preaching the Bible to the...

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Statues of Liberty: William Tyndale

Oct 1, 2017 by

By  Rev Jules Gomes, TCW: […]  ‘Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty,’ wrote Henry David Thoreau, and I am nominating the original ‘Rebel Priest’, William Tyndale, who disobeys his bishop and bequeaths to us our foundational freedoms – freedom of speech, freedom of conscience and...

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