Please sign the petition “Increase Funding for End of Life Care”

May 17, 2024 by

At the suggestion of a member of our church five of us developed a petition to provide an alternative to the assisted dying petition which got 100,000 signatures and prompted a debate on the matter in Parliament recently.  The petition is...

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Watch: British diplomat stands to pay respects to Iranian dictator

May 22, 2024 by

by Joe Barnes and Daniel Martin, The Telegraph: Ben Wallace criticises the move saying it ‘has to be one of the lowest points for the Foreign Office’. Britain’s representative on the UN Security Council has been criticised after standing...

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Is the Fight against Assisted Dying a Lost Cause?

May 22, 2024 by

By Mehmet Ciftci, Public Discourse: Canada’s infamy has led many to rethink their support for assisted dying, no matter how strong the purported safeguards may be. The legalization of assisted dying in the UK is inevitable, according to...

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Christians launch ‘alternative’ petition to counteract assisted dying services

May 22, 2024 by

by Heather Preston, Premier: A group of Christians are calling on the UK government to provide better end of life care, as an alternative solution to potential assisted dying services across the British Isles. The petition, launched on...

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Church of England spending millions to attract more young people

May 22, 2024 by

from Christian Today: The Church of England is spending millions of pounds on mission and evangelism projects in a bid to get more children and young people through parish doors. The Strategic Mission and Ministry Investment Board (SMMIB)...

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Freedom And Its Friends

May 22, 2024 by

By Rollin Grams, Bible and Mission.   I believe in freedom.’ ‘Do you mean freedom of speech?’ ‘That and everything.’ ‘I don’t.  How could you allow hate speech?’ ‘I don’t like it, but who am I to shut someone else up?  And if I do,...

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Once more: whither the Church of England?

May 22, 2024 by

by Ian Paul, Psephizo: On Monday there was a (comparatively) early release of the 2023 Statistics for Mission, the results of the annual October collection of attendance numbers in Church of England churches. The headline was all about...

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Teachers to be protected from blasphemy complaints in crackdown on intimidating behaviou

May 22, 2024 by

from Religion Media Centre: A government report is recommending new legislation to protect teachers from claims of blasphemy by religious groups. “Protecting our democracy from coercion”, by Lord Walney, says legal guarantees upholding...

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Why do the UN and BBC mourn ‘Butcher of Tehran’ who hated the West and hanged rape victims?

May 22, 2024 by

by Douglas Murray, The Sun: Why should we have any respect for a man who wanted to start a massive war in the Middle East throughout his entire life? THE President of Iran died at the weekend in a helicopter accident – news that the BBC...

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Labour backs ICC efforts to arrest Benjamin Netanyahu for war crimes

May 22, 2024 by

by Genevieve Holl-Allen and Tony Diver, Telegraph: Labour has called for Benjamin Netanyahu to be arrested if the International Criminal Court (ICC) issues a warrant for his arrest. David Lammy, the shadow foreign secretary, said that the...

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Why Hitler loved ‘social justice’

May 22, 2024 by

By Jon Miltimore, Mercator. In August 1920 in Munich, a young Adolf Hitler delivered one of his first public speeches before a crowd of some 2,000 people. During his speech, which lasted nearly two hours and was interrupted nearly 60...

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