ACNA College of Bishops Issue Solomonic Decision on Women’s Ordination

Sep 12, 2017 by

by David W Virtue, VOL: In a decision that will not please everybody, but one that goes against the grain of progressive Anglican provinces like The Episcopal Church, the Anglican Church of Canada, the Church of England, the Church in Wales, the Scottish Episcopal Church, the Anglican Church of...

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Chinese gov’t bans kids from attending church services

Sep 12, 2017 by

by Fr Mark Hodges, LifeSite: China’s communist authorities are cracking down on Christianity, telling more than a hundred Christian churches that children are now forbidden from attending church services and joining Christian groups. In August over a hundred churches in Wenzhou, within the largely...

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Strictly Come Dancing bosses SHOULD stick to no same-sex couple plan

Sep 12, 2017 by

by Ann Widdecombe, Daily Express: THE BBC says there are no plans for having same sex couples dancing on Strictly and if it is wise it will stick to its non-plans. This is a family show with generations watching together and most families will not switch on if they think the programme has become...

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Toronto Journalist: Pride parades so nasty they’ll turn ‘all of society against the LGBT community’

Sep 12, 2017 by

by Lianne Laurence, LifeSite: Lauren Southern, formerly a reporter with The Rebel and now an independent journalist, skewered homosexual pride parades in a six-minute video rant. Southern’s video, posted August 7, includes explicit and disturbing clips of some of the worst excesses of “Pride”...

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a Reflection on Primates and Meetings

Sep 11, 2017 by

from AAC: The Most Rev. Stanley Ntagali, Archbishop of the Church of Uganda Retired Archbishop of Cape Town Desmond Tutu was once asked what holds the Anglican Communion together. He replied, “We meet”. Archbishop Tutu is a global hero from his time as Archbishop of Cape Town during the...

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Is there hope for unbelieving Britain?

Sep 11, 2017 by

by Ian Paul, Psephizo: The article that caught my eye this week in the Church Times (which I read every week) was a fascinating reflection by Philip North, the bishop of Burnley, on his visits over the summer to three different Christian ‘festivals’. He visited: the Keswick Convention, a bastion...

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The young paedophiles who say they don’t abuse children

Sep 11, 2017 by

by Catherine Burns, BBC: Some paedophiles say they would never abuse children. But what support is there for people like this and how should society treat them to prevent abuse happening? Warning: Due to the subject matter, there are disturbing details in this article. Adam messaged a few days...

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3 Reasons Young Folks Are Getting That Old-Time Religion

Sep 11, 2017 by

by Owen Strachan, The Federalist: The young Catholic writer Matthew Schmitz recently published an article that quickly went viral. In “The Kids Are Old Rite,” Schmitz argues that many younger Catholics do not want an accommodated Catholicism; they prefer the older forms of worship, taking a kind...

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Global South Primates’ Communique, September 9, 2017

Sep 11, 2017 by

We, the Primates of the Global South, met in Cairo from 8-9 September 2017 to work together in service of the Church, to follow up the recommendation of the 2016 Global South Conference and to discuss arising issues. We give thanks to God for our time of prayer, worship, and communion. In...

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Hurricane Irma: God and Natural Disasters

Sep 11, 2017 by

by Bill Muehlenberg, CultureWatch: With North America at least very much conscious of natural disasters at the moment, old questions tend to resurface. With a number of massive hurricanes bearing down on America’s southeast, and the biggest earthquake to recently pound Mexico, many people again...

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