The Church of England will die unless we read the Bible…..

Sep 16, 2017 by

by Gavin Ashenden: I’ve just come back from Russia. The last time I was there – 35 years ago – was when I became a Bible smuggler, and got caught by the KGB. Two KGB majors ran the interrogation. They threatened to have me tried as a bullion smuggler (I’d failed to declare that a gold ring I was...

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Survey finds most people who call themselves Anglicans never read the Bible

Sep 15, 2017 by

from Premier: Most people who call themselves Church of England Christians never read the Bible. That is one of the findings of a survey commissioned by the Church of England to help revamp its evangelism efforts. Figures show that 60 per cent of self-declared followers of the Church admit they...

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Archaeologists may have found lost city of Jesus’ apostles

Aug 9, 2017 by

by James Rogers, New York Post: Experts believe they have found the lost Roman city of Julias, formerly the village of Bethsaida, which was the home of Jesus’ apostles Peter, Andrew and Philip. Last month, archaeologists from the Kinneret Institute for Galilean Archaeology at Kinneret College in...

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Christian street preachers acquitted: CPS must now answer questions over attempt to censor public Bible reading

Jul 6, 2017 by

from Barnabas Fund: Two Christian street preachers have been found not guilty of inciting public disorder at Bristol Crown Court. In February, Michael Stockwell and Michael Overd were convicted at Bristol Magistrates Court of an offence under the Crime and Disorder Act, after police claimed that...

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Will the gay rights lobby ban Bible reading?

Jul 2, 2017 by

by Jules Gomes, TCW: Farhad Tehrani is an Iranian Muslim. He is a student at a London University, where I was Chaplain. ‘I am so grateful I can talk to you. My Imam would kill me if I told him I was attracted to other men. I feel so ashamed of my feelings for other men,’ he confides. ‘You don’t...

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What does the Bible teach about love?

Jun 12, 2017 by

By Alex Duke, The Gospel Coalition. […] If it’s indeed true that “love is love,” then it’s also true that we’ve become love’s arbiter and our intuitions about it are above reproach, beyond the prying tentacles of laws and institutions and others’ arcane opinions. But using language like this...

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