CI News: 24 May 2019

May 24, 2019 by

from The Christian Institute: In the news this week: The head of NHS England says medical cannabis risks ‘normalising drugs use’, Kirk minister attacks Scripture Union Scotland over sexual ethics stance, and a student group wins its 13-month battle for free speech. You can download the video via this link. Featured stories NHS Chief: We’re risking a ‘big mistake’ with medical cannabis Kirk minister tells Scripture Union to accept same-sex marriage MP under fire for questioning LGBT teaching...

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CI News: 10 May 2019

May 10, 2019 by

from The Christian Institute: In the news this week: Research highlights intense levels of Christian persecution, a woman loses her job for challenging gender ideology, and police figures suggest hundreds could be criminalised under a smacking ban. You can download the video via this link. Featured stories Christian persecution amounts to genocide, report reveals ‘I lost my job over tweet challenging trans ideology’ Police set to investigate hundreds of Welsh parents over smacking Champions...

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CI News: 26 April 2019

Apr 26, 2019 by

from The Christian Institute: In the news this week: Institute tackles English rugby regulator over Bible row, Govt sex ed plans ‘undermine parents’, say Peers, Radical trans group supported by Prince Harry and ‘Hopeless’ woman wakes from 28-year coma. You can download the video via this link. Featured stories Institute tackles English rugby regulator over Bible row Govt sex ed plans ‘undermine parents’, say Peers Radical trans group supported by Prince Harry ‘Hopeless’ woman wakes from...

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CI News: 18 April 2019

Apr 18, 2019 by

from The Christian Institute: In the news this week: A Christian is dismissed for challenging LGBT education, the Government sets a date for its pornography age check system, and a baby who was operated on in the womb returns home. You can download the video via this link. Featured stories School dismisses Christian over Facebook LGBT posts No-platformed pro-life society takes Aberdeen uni to court Govt sets date for under-18 online porn ban Baby born healthy after in-womb spina bifida surgery...

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Notre-Dame: the cross still stands

Apr 16, 2019 by

by David Baker, Christian Today: Hope amid the rubble: surrounded by damage, devastation and the broken hearts of a nation, a cross remains standing and unscathed in Notre-Dame, Paris. What a symbol for Holy Week. On Good Friday we will remember how Christ on the cross was entering the mess, pain and suffering of humanity – coming alongside us in the heat of our suffering, in the heart of our darkness, in the rubble of our shattered aspirations. Here, in Paris, in the blackest night, in...

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Notre Dame de Paris – the soul of France consumed unholy smoke

Apr 16, 2019 by

by Archbishop Cranmer: The air is full of mourning and crying. The hearts of Christians are bereft; another tribulation of Christendom defiles God’s acre on the Seine. They sang ancient Elysian hymns as Notre Dame de Paris opened a portal to the fires of hell, its sacred relics reduced to ash and silent dust; celestial benedictions drowned out by an ocean of grief and screaming flames. Our Father’s mansion, Our Lady’s seclusion, raped by smoke and consumed by pollution. When the hours of a...

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