Muslim father who refused to send son, 9, to school for months after claiming gender equality lessons were a safeguarding risk is ‘facing jail’

Feb 8, 2020 by

by James Gant, Mailonline: A Muslim father is being prosecuted for keeping his son off school for months in a row over teaching LGBT+ equality lessons. Jabar ‘Jay’ Hussain, 51, faces a fine and potentially jail for failing to ensure his nine-year-old went to Parkfield Community School in Birmingham. Mr Hussain has instructed lawyers to seek a judicial review over the issue if Birmingham City Council does not back down. He claimed the school’s ‘No Outsiders’...

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Free Church of Scotland Official Statement – Franklin Graham

Feb 6, 2020 by

Freedom of Speech In Paris on December 10, 1948, The United Nations General Assembly proclaimed the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) ‘as a common standard of achievement for all peoples and all nations.’  Among its 30 articles were the following: Article 18. Everyone has the right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion; this right includes freedom to change his religion or belief, and freedom, either alone or in community with others and in public or private, to manifest...

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If the woke-ist stasi ban Franklin Graham, why don’t they ban diocesan conferences?

Jan 30, 2020 by

by Julian Mann: American evangelist Franklin Graham has now been banned from three arenas in the UK for his politically incorrect opinions. Venues in Liverpool, Sheffield, and Glasgow have just cancelled the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association’s advance bookings for their chief evangelist’s planned tour in the summer of this year. David Grey MBE, chairman of the Sheffield City Trust, which runs the FlyDSA Arena, told me: ‘The assets of the Trust, 17 venues in all, including...

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President of the Employment Tribunals re-opens investigation of ‘anti-Christian’ judge

Jan 28, 2020 by

from Christian Concern: Judge Brian Doyle, the President of the Employment Tribunals in England and Wales, has re-opened an investigation into Employment Judge Martin Kurrein’s conduct during the high-profile trial of Sarah Kuteh in 2017, following a Christian Legal Centre (CLC) complaint. Mrs Kuteh was summarily dismissed as a nurse by an NHS hospital in Kent following complaints that she spoke to patients about her Christian faith, and gave one patient a copy of the Bible. Following a...

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Liverpool venue cancels Franklin Graham event

Jan 27, 2020 by

from BBC News: A conference venue in Liverpool has cancelled an event featuring American evangelist Franklin Graham. Mr Graham, the eldest son of the late preacher Billy Graham, has said he believes gay marriage is a “sin”. He was due to speak at ACC Liverpool on 12 June as part of a UK tour. But an ACC spokesperson said it had recently been “made aware of a number of statements which we consider to be incompatible with our values”. “In light of this, we can no...

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Sheffield University supports silencing free speech

Jan 21, 2020 by

by Rebekah Moffett, Christian Concern: An article in The Sunday Telegraph this weekend raised the news that the University of Sheffield – the very university that expelled former student social worker Felix Ngole – is set to roll out a scheme paying students to challenge wrong thinking. Expelled for expressing his faith Felix was removed from his university course in 2016 after he made comments on his personal Facebook account in support of Biblical teaching on marriage and sexuality. Lawyers...

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