Let’s Super Spread Hope

May 10, 2021 by

from Evangelical Fellowship of India: As India struggles with a massive and severe second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, the loss of lives is mounting up. Till now, the nation has lost over 2,46,000 people to this virus and these are just the official numbers. India has now confirmed Covid-19 cases of 2,14,00,000 plus and counting as of 10th May 2021. The daily confirmed cases are the highest in the world with nearly 4,00,000 cases being reported every day for the last two weeks. Hospitals are...

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Anglicans join other faith leaders in global call for an end to “vaccine nationalism”

May 7, 2021 by

from ACNS: Anglicans from around the world have added their names to an open letter written by faith leaders calling for an end to vaccine nationalism. Prominent Anglicans have added their names to a letter written by faith leaders from around the world calling for an increase in the production of Covid vaccines, and an end to vaccine nationalism. The Secretary General of the Anglican Communion, Dr Josiah Idowu-Fearon, is amongst the prominent Anglicans to sign the letter, which has also been...

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Boris Johnson faces fury over ‘ludicrous’ restrictions on funerals in England

Apr 21, 2021 by

by Harriet Line, Mailonline: Boris Johnson faced fresh fury last night over ‘ludicrous’ restrictions on funerals in England as Scotland prepared to raise its limit on mourners from 20 to 50. The cap north of the border will be lifted next week, but the Government insisted that rules in England limiting attendances to 30 mourners will not shift for two more months. The funeral restrictions have been branded ‘inhumane’ and ‘overly cautious’. Even those who can...

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In God’s name, why is the Pope inviting abortion-backers to his Vatican ‘health’ talks?

Apr 21, 2021 by

by Kate Dunlop, The Conservative Woman: I’VE received in my inbox confirmation of the next big Vatican ‘public’ event – the International Health Conference: Exploring the Mind, Body & Soul. How Innovation and Novel Delivery Systems Improve Human Health.  This will be the Vatican’s fifth such event and because of Covid, it will be ‘virtual’. The gathering promises to bring together ‘the world’s leading physicians, scientists, ethicists, policymakers, philanthropists, and influencers to...

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Campaign demands a stop to ‘inhumane’ funeral restrictions

Apr 20, 2021 by

by Harriet Line and David Wilkes, Mailonline: Religious leaders, charities and MPs last night demanded an end to the ‘inhumane’ restrictions on funerals. They called for the limit of 30 mourners to be raised to allow more friends and relatives to say farewell to loved ones. The plight of grieving families was highlighted by the sight of the Queen sitting alone at the Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral on Saturday. One MP said it was ‘absolutely atrocious’ that the monarch was left by herself as she...

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Covid Prayer Notes and the Queen

Apr 20, 2021 by

by David Robertson, theweeflea: Here are this weeks prayer notes (I prepare them very week for the Christians United ‘Call to Prayer)  It strikes me that all the promises about society getting back to normal because of the vaccine are coming unstuck.  The world has just had the worst week for Covid infections, the UK is progressing but staying with some draconian restrictions, and Australia has decided to turn itself into a giant prison – apparently, the policy is that we won’t be let out...

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