CI News: 22 June 2018

Jun 22, 2018 by

from The Christian Institute: In the news this week: Govt rebuffs Hague: There are ‘absolutely no plans to legalise cannabis’, Majority of Irish GPs will not provide abortions, Co-op bans feminist group for views on transsexuals and World Cup assists evangelism in Russia, despite ban. You can...

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Archbishops Foley Beach and Ben Kwashi to lead GAFCON

Jun 22, 2018 by

by George Conger, Anglican Ink: Archbishops Foley Beach and Ben Kwashi are the new leaders of the GAFCON movement. On 22 June 2018 the Most Rev. Nicholas Okoh announced that Archbishop Beach, the primate of the Anglican Church in North America, would succeed him as chairman of the GAFCON’s...

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Upskirting trumps child rape

Jun 22, 2018 by

by Laura Perrins, The Conservative Woman: Lucy Allan MP is fighting the good fight in Telford, asking some tough questions about the widespread child rape that was taking place there. Ms Allan and others refer to the systematic rape of children as child sexual exploitation (CSE), and I make no...

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High Court refuses bid for gender-neutral passports

Jun 22, 2018 by

from BBC News: A campaigner has lost a High Court challenge calling on the government to provide gender-neutral passports. Christie Elan-Cane wants passports to have an “X” category, which could be used by those who consider themselves neither fully male nor female. The campaigner...

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Prince William comes to Israel under a Foreign Office cloud

Jun 22, 2018 by

by Melanie Phillips: Next week the second in line to the British throne, Prince William, will make the first ever official visit to the State of Israel by a member of the Royal Family. The royals are merely the servants of the British government. Until now, the notoriously anti-Israel Foreign and...

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Essentials of the GAFCON 2018 Letter to the Churches

Jun 22, 2018 by

by Chris Sugden: The Gafcon 2018 Letter to the Churches is respectful and firm, said the chair of its drafting group, Archbishop Glenn Davies of Sydney. Working through the night they assessed all the comments received from the regional meetings on Thursday. After Archbishop Laurent Mbanda of...

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