Church leaders urge Keir Starmer not to criminalise ‘normal Christian teaching’ in conversion therapy ban

Jul 11, 2024 by

by Heather Preston, Premier: A group of church leaders have said that the Prime Minister’s proposed conversion therapy laws could threaten to criminalise some Christian practices. In a letter representing more than 1300 churches,...

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Church leaders write to Keir Starmer about fears of conversion therapy ban

Jul 9, 2024 by

from Christian Today: Church leaders have written to Prime Minister Keir Starmer expressing concerns about the implications of a ban on so-called conversion therapy for traditional churches and ordinary Christian practice. They are asking...

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Church leaders warn Starmer Conversion Therapy Law could become anti-Christian charter

Jul 8, 2024 by

Church leaders fear two-thousand-year-old Christian beliefs could be criminalised within the first 100 days of the new Government; Activists want a conversion therapy law to target ordinary Christian practice; Gender-critical parents are...

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General Election: what party manifestos say about ‘conversion therapy’

Jun 22, 2024 by

from Let us pray: As the UK prepares itself for the General Election on 4th July, we take a look at what each political party is saying about ‘conversion therapy’ in their manifestos. Below are the commitments made by each political...

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Are people ‘born gay’ – the debate on conversion therapy?

Jun 20, 2024 by

by Michael Davidson, CEN: Joshua Penduk’s review of Preston Sprinkle’s book ‘Does the Bible Support Same-Sex Marriage? 21 Conversations from a Historically Christian View’ (Church of England Newspaper,7June 2024) appears to promote the...

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Conversion practices ban is an ‘anti-Christian campaign’

May 15, 2024 by

by Carys Moseley, Christian Concern: Public Policy Researcher Carys Moseley critiques a tabled amendment to the Criminal Justice Bill which seeks to ban ‘conversion practices’. Conservative MP Alicia Kearns has tabled an amendment to the...

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