Equality Act does not require schools to teach same-sex marriage, Bishop Urquhart

Mar 17, 2019 by

by Will Jones, Rebel Priest: Rebel Priest reported on Thursday that the Diocese of Birmingham has responded to pleas from the concerned parents protesting at Parkfield Community School in Saltley, Birmingham, over inappropriate sex education with a flat refusal to recognise their concerns.  Leaving aside for the moment the diplomatic snub this represents, it is worth taking a closer look at the reasons given by the diocese for not supporting the parents’ cause. Writing for the diocese and on...

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Website challenging the Relationships and RSE Guidelines

Mar 17, 2019 by

40 Days: Upholding Traditional Values: support the initiative and protect the innocence of children allow parents to decide how to educate their children in RSE resist state intervention outside the remit of the core curriculum maintain traditional family values  help retain the principles upon which this great country was founded WHY SHOULD I PLEDGE MY POUND? You may have been silent up until now. Now is the time to register how you feel. Each pledge empowers us: to publicise further and...

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Lenten Meditations: Second Sunday in Lent

Mar 17, 2019 by

Sun Mar 17 am: 27 pm:  8, 84 Gen 14:1-12, 17-18 Phil. 3:17-4:11 Luke 13: 31-35   SECOND SUNDAY IN LENT: St. Patrick, Missionary to Ireland, 461   LITURGICAL THEME FOR THE DAY: In Ireland and in other countries and churches where Patrick is the Patron saint (e.g. Nigeria) the feast day is celebrated and typically not transferred. St Patrick was born in 387 AD and grew up near the present-day border between Scotland and England. He was taken to Ireland as a slave when he was 16. He fled back to...

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“Mind of the House” resolution from TEC bishops on gay spouses dis-invitation to Lambeth 2020

Mar 17, 2019 by

from Anglican Ink: The House of Bishops of The Episcopal Church met in retreat at Kanuga Conference Center, Hendersonville, NC. At their March 15 business meeting, they adopted the following Mind of the House Resolution and received a statement from the Bishops’ Spouses Planning Group which follows the bishops’ statement: Bishops gathered at the Spring 2019 meeting of the House of Bishops are aggrieved and distressed by the Archbishop of Canterbury’s decision to exclude same sex spouses of...

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New Zealand mosque massacre: How should we respond?

Mar 17, 2019 by

by Michael Brown, Christian Post: There is only way to describe the cold-blooded massacre of 50 Muslims in New Zealand. It is evil. Fiendishly evil. No condemnation of this heinous, cowardly act can be too strong. These were Muslim worshipers who were mowed down while performing their Friday prayers in their mosques. They were not military combatants. They were not terrorists. But they were Muslims. They were foreigners. Therefore, reasoned their killer, they must be eliminated. And from what...

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‘Pure Genocide’: Over 6,000 Nigerian Christians Slaughtered, Mostly Women and Children

Mar 16, 2019 by

By Stoyan Zaimov, Christian Post: Church leaders in Nigeria have said that Christians are experiencing “pure genocide” as 6,000 people, mostly women and children, have been murdered by Fulani radicals since January. “What is happening in Plateau state and other select states in Nigeria is pure genocide and must be stopped immediately,” said the Christian Association of Nigeria and church denominational heads in Plateau State in a press release last week. The church...

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