Why is faith a disadvantage in British politics, while in the US it’s the other way round?

May 2, 2017 by

by Harry Farley, Christian Today: Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron headed to Lewes today desperately praying his faith will not make headlines for the rest of this election campaign. It is nearly a week since he was cowed into admitting, finally and reluctantly, that he did not think gay sex was...

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Prince Charles complains Brexit ‘obsession’ has stifled debate on Christian persecution

Jan 28, 2017 by

by Robert Mendick, Telegraph: The Prince of Wales has complained that the public has become overly ‘obsessed’ with Brexit to the detriment of other burning issues including the plight of Christians in the Middle East. According to a well-placed source, Prince Charles expressed his concerns at a...

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Archbishops call on Queen to repent of being Supreme Governor of the Church of England

Jan 18, 2017 by

from Archbishop Cranmer: In this 500th anniversary year of an obscure monk called Martin Luther banging his 95 Theses onto the door of Castle Church in Wittenburg, the event which history marks as the beginning of the Reformation, the archbishops of Canterbury and York have issued a joint...

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The Queen: ‘I follow Christ’s example’

Dec 29, 2016 by

by Madeleine Davies, Church Times: THE Queen has spoken of the hope inspired by the acts of goodness of “unsung heroes”. And she ended her televised message on Christmas Day with an explicitly Christian message, shared by many on social media: “Jesus Christ lived obscurely for most of his life,...

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Will there be a Christian King Charles 3rd?

Dec 27, 2016 by

by Gavin Ashenden: On of the many reasons I like twitter is for the jokes. “Why should anyone take any notice of the National Secular Society?” someone asked this morning. “It’s only two old blokes and laptop.” In fact that’s only half true. The National Secular Society won’t disclose its...

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Queen’s Speech: ‘Jesus Christ’s Example Shows Me Value Of Small Things With Great Love’

Dec 26, 2016 by

by Harry Farley, Christian Today: The Queen has said Jesus Christ’s example helps us to see the value of doing small things with great love. In her annual Christmas address broadcast at 15.00GMT, the Monarch spoke of her own faith and how she takes inspiration from his life and teaching. Her...

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