How Christianity Civilized Mankind

Dec 17, 2017 by

by Bruce Frohnen, The Imaginative Conservative: As we dispense with religious institutions, beliefs, and practices—as we dispense with God Himself in the ridiculous belief that we are enough on our own—we leave ourselves open to barbarism within and a more overt barbarism from without… Anyone who...

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Who decides membership in the Anglican Communion? Not the Secretary General of the ACC!

Dec 16, 2017 by

by Canon Phil Ashey, AAC: “It is simply not true to say that ACNA is part of the Anglican Communion,” he [Idowu-Fearon] said. “To be part of the Communion, a province needs to be in communion with the See of Canterbury and to be a member of the Instruments of the Communion. ACNA is not in...

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Favourite for new Bishop of London backed church thanksgiving services for same-sex couples

Dec 16, 2017 by

by Harry Farley, Christian Today: A bishop who called for celebration services for same-sex couples is favourite to be named the next Bishop of London in the coming days, Christian Today can reveal. The current Bishop of Chelmsford, Stephen Cottrell, is rated 2/1 to take the third most senior post...

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Clear gospel message only way to satisfy spiritual hunger, C of E Bishop says

Dec 16, 2017 by

from The Christian Institute: Christians must maintain a clear gospel message if they are to meet people’s deepest need, the Bishop of Maidstone has told the BBC. Speaking on the Today programme, Rod Thomas said Bible-believing Christians can change the medium of the Gospel, but not its message....

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New Polish PM sees return to Christian roots as only way to stop Europe’s decline

Dec 16, 2017 by

by Natalia Dueholm, LifeSite: Mateusz Morawiecki, the new Prime Minister of Poland, spoke about re-Christianizing Europe during the first interview after his nomination. His Law and Justice party has been under constant attack by the EU political elites. Last Friday Morawiecki, 49, was appointed...

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A quick list of Justin Trudeau’s tyrannical acts against life, family, and Christians

Dec 16, 2017 by

by Pete Baklinski, LifeSite: Justin Trudeau’s government is sparking outrage among people of faith and conscience yet again this week after telling Members of Parliament that they will force employers to support abortion and transgenderism in order to get student summer job funding. This news is...

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The Zealous Faith of Secularism

Dec 16, 2017 by

by Mary Eberstadt, First Things: Begin with a sobering fact. During the past ten years, some of the sharpest observers of our time have come to believe that the tectonic plates underlying Western civilization have shifted momentously. One result is a deep, creative struggle among the thoughtful...

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Britain’s feminists march to the drumbeat of Islamic fundamentalism

Dec 16, 2017 by

by Jules Gomes, The Conservative Woman: England and Pakistan finally have something in common. No, it’s not cricket. It’s blasphemy. In Pakistan, you can find yourself on death row if a single Muslim alleges he saw you sitting with your backside on a Koran. In England, you can find yourself...

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Advent Meditations: Saturday 16 December

Dec 16, 2017 by

Sat Dec 16 am: 30, 32 pm: 42, 43 Haggai 2:1-19 Ephe 1:16-23 Luke 14:1-11 SATURDAY IN ADVENT II ABOUT TODAY ON THE LITURGICAL CALENDAR –  Saint Sophia, 16th Century Saint Sophia, in the world Solomonia, a Great Princess, was the daughter of the noble Yuri Saburov. In the year 1505 she was chosen as...

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CI News: 15 December 2017

Dec 15, 2017 by

from The Christian Institute: In the news this week: Westminster is expected to give its backing to heterosexual civil partnerships, secularists liken the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby to Adolf Hitler and public pressure forces the NHS to drop a transgender question from a primary school...

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