Most Brits don’t believe the Bible is relevant to their own lives

Nov 6, 2019 by

from Christian Today: A new study by the Bible Society has found that only a minority of Brits see the Bible as relevant to their own lives. In the survey of nearly 20,000 adults, only 18% said that the Bible was “relevant to them personally”. This was despite 40% of those surveyed saying that they were Christian. Over half (52%) of the respondents agreed that it was important to know the Bible because it has shaped British culture, and a majority (61%) said that it was good for...

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Stonewall co-founder says gender self-identification ‘defies biology’

Nov 6, 2019 by

from The Christian Institute: Stonewall co-founder Simon Fanshawe has criticised the organisation for placing the self-identification of gender ahead of women’s rights and safety.Fanshawe said he “will not support a law that defies biology and defies the history and importance of women’s-only spaces and rights.”The veteran homosexual activist went on to accuse Stonewall of seeking to shut down debate on gender ideology. ‘Regret’ Last year Stonewall was accused of bullying supporters who...

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Shepherd – Loving the Church

Nov 5, 2019 by

John 10:11 – “I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.” Watch video here GAFCON General Secretary, Archbishop Ben Kwashi, talks through what it means for a bishop to be a shepherd of the flock that God has entrusted under him, and why it is important for a bishop to follow Jesus’ example of the Good Shepherd. See also: GAFCON Chairman’s October Letter – Reformation Day! from Archbishop Foley Beach

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LGBT ‘Pride’ Masses taking over multiple Catholic dioceses in England

Nov 5, 2019 by

by Paul Smeaton, SPUC: The Catholic diocese of Salford in north-west England has become the latest of multiple Catholic dioceses around the United Kingdom to begin hosting “LGBT+ Masses.” In Salford, as in the other dioceses, the LGBT+ Masses enjoy the support of their respective local bishops. Advertisements for the Masses have become widely available in churches and on various official parish and diocesan websites. Many of these advertisements are emblazoned with the rainbow flag or popular...

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Atheists sound the alarm: Decline of Christianity is seriously hurting society

Nov 5, 2019 by

by Jonathon Van Maren, LifeSite: Only a few years ago, the aggressive “New Atheist” movement was on the march, with rhetorical brawlers like Christopher Hitchens and renowned biologists like Richard Dawkins leading the charge against religion and the last vestiges of Christian faith in the West. Religion, Hitchens famously stated, “poisons everything,” and could only be considered, at best, humanity’s “first and worst” attempt to solve existential questions. If these cobwebbed superstitions...

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How can praying in public be a crime?

Nov 3, 2019 by

by Tim Dieppe, The Conservative Woman: CHRISTIAN Hacking may be the first person in modern times to be arrested and prosecuted for praying in a public place in the UK. Hacking, a wheelchair user, was arrested on 8 August 2019 for praying outside a Marie Stopes abortion clinic in Ealing. Police were called when clinic staff reported that two men were praying on the green outside. Hacking continued to pray for mercy for the clinic and others involved. He refused to stop praying so he was...

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