New portrait marks Queen and Prince Philip’s 70th anniversary

Nov 19, 2017 by

from BBC News: A new portrait of the Queen and Prince Philip has been released to mark their 70th wedding anniversary. The royal couple will mark Monday’s platinum anniversary with a private dinner with family and friends at Windsor Castle. The bells of Westminster Abbey, where they married...

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Her Majesty is taught modern morality

Nov 10, 2017 by

by Alexander Boot: Fire-eating republicans must be blessed with a heightened moral sense, reaching cosmic altitudes inaccessible to most people. This conclusion is hard to escape looking at the people who are most vociferous in castigating the Queen’s investment strategy. Apparently, Her Majesty...

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Why is faith a disadvantage in British politics, while in the US it’s the other way round?

May 2, 2017 by

by Harry Farley, Christian Today: Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron headed to Lewes today desperately praying his faith will not make headlines for the rest of this election campaign. It is nearly a week since he was cowed into admitting, finally and reluctantly, that he did not think gay sex was...

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Prince Charles complains Brexit ‘obsession’ has stifled debate on Christian persecution

Jan 28, 2017 by

by Robert Mendick, Telegraph: The Prince of Wales has complained that the public has become overly ‘obsessed’ with Brexit to the detriment of other burning issues including the plight of Christians in the Middle East. According to a well-placed source, Prince Charles expressed his concerns at a...

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Archbishops call on Queen to repent of being Supreme Governor of the Church of England

Jan 18, 2017 by

from Archbishop Cranmer: In this 500th anniversary year of an obscure monk called Martin Luther banging his 95 Theses onto the door of Castle Church in Wittenburg, the event which history marks as the beginning of the Reformation, the archbishops of Canterbury and York have issued a joint...

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The Queen: ‘I follow Christ’s example’

Dec 29, 2016 by

by Madeleine Davies, Church Times: THE Queen has spoken of the hope inspired by the acts of goodness of “unsung heroes”. And she ended her televised message on Christmas Day with an explicitly Christian message, shared by many on social media: “Jesus Christ lived obscurely for most of his life,...

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