The Tragic Cruelty of “Radical Inclusion”

Feb 23, 2017 by

from ACNA: […] In order to avoid a huge battle about a year into the life of a new church, we can obviate a lot of pain and heartache by clearly articulating at the start, in the form of a clear ministry and mission statement and plan, where things are going. When the direction is clear,...

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An Anglican understanding of inclusion

Feb 20, 2017 by

by Martin Davie: Introduction It looks as though the Church of England now has a new buzz word. In the past few years the buzz word has been ‘good disagreement’ but now it appears to be ‘radical inclusion.’  In his speech at the conclusion of the debate in General Synod on the House of Bishops...

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Website problems: now resolved?

Feb 20, 2017 by

We hope that the problems with the website have now been resolved. Readers who find that the site sticks on certain pages should be able to resolve the issue now by refreshing the page. We will continue to keep our full listing of recent posts for a few more days in a page which can be found here....

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Washington Supreme Court: Gov’t can force florist to participate in gay ‘wedding’

Feb 17, 2017 by

from LifeSite: A Washington floral artist says she will ask the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse a decision Thursday by the state’s high court that concluded the government can force her—and, by extension, other Washingtonians—to create artistic expression and participate in events with which they...

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Debate hots up as Synod’s sexuality take-note approaches

Feb 14, 2017 by

by Madeleine Davies, Church Times: DESPITE a warning from the Bishop of Leicester, the Rt Revd Martyn Snow, that protests and campaigns at General Synod meant that “hackles will rise” and the media “circle like wolves”, efforts to mobilise a vote against taking note of the Bishops’ report on...

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Bishop Michael Nazir-Ali Says Secularism Is Spectacular Failure When It Comes To People Of Faith

Feb 10, 2017 by

by Andy Walton, Christian Today: A retired Church of England Bishop says secularism ‘has failed spectacularly in relating to people of faith’ Michael Nazir-Ali, Bishop of Rochester for 15 years until his retirement in 2009, was speaking in a lecture at the School of Oriental and...

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