Delegated Oversight in London

Jul 13, 2018 by

by Colin Podmore, The Living Church: On the last day of June — a glorious summer Saturday — the Rt. Rev. Jonathan Baker, Bishop of Fulham (a suffragan in the Diocese of London), ordained two men in their early 30s to the diaconate at the church of Our Most Holy Redeemer in Clerkenwell, one to...

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TEDx speaker says, ‘pedophilia is a natural sexual orientation’

Jul 13, 2018 by

from Caldron Pool: During a TEDx Talk, Mirjam Heine from University of Würzburg claimed “pedophilia is a natural sexual orientation, just like heterosexuality.” “According to current research, pedophilia is an unchangeable sexual orientation,” Heine argued. “Just like, for example,...

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Trump to Europe: “You are losing your culture”

Jul 13, 2018 by

from Archbishop Cranmer: […] European countries from the Atlantic to the Urals share many common origins – Graeco-Roman classical paganism, Celtic culture, Christianity, Reformation, Renaissance, Romanticism, Enlightenment – which have influenced the various tribal groups throughout the...

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Cricket: Vatican and Canterbury Joint XI coast to victory against multifaith side

Jul 13, 2018 by

by Stephen Fay, Church Times: THE Vatican has acquired a taste for cricket. It is represented by the St Peter’s Cricket Club, which draws on seminarians from theological colleges in Rome, and whose team is touring England this summer. There are games against the House of Commons, for example, and...

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Synod hears call for a bill to enshrine religious freedom in law

Jul 13, 2018 by

by Chris Sugden, Church of England Newspaper: One of the Private Member’s Motions for Synod Members to sign at the York sessions last weekend highlighted the need for such a Bill that would also contribute to protecting the free practice of all faiths globally. Sponsored by Sarah Finch (London) it...

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Gay pride, feminism, anything but Christianity – the lessons forced on our children

Jul 13, 2018 by

by David Kurten, The Conservative Woman: As Christianity is deliberately marginalised from national life, the powers that be have created a whole host of celebrations to fill the void left by the absence of the acknowledgement of God. These centre around equality, diversity and inclusion. Instead...

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Deaths overtake births in Europe, new stats confirm

Jul 13, 2018 by

by Calvin Freiburger, LifeSite: The native-born population of the European Union (EU) is on the decline thanks to more deaths than births in 2017, new government figures reveal. On Tuesday, the European Union’s statistics office Eurostat released a report on the latest population data, just in...

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Franklin Graham Event Bus Ads Pulled in UK After Outcry From LGBT Community

Jul 13, 2018 by

by Stoyan Zaimov, Christian Post: Bus ads promoting an upcoming evangelistic festival with Franklin Graham in England were pulled in response to outcry from LGBT communities. “Blackpool Transport has recently been made aware of an advert in place on the side of some of our double decker...

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In their own words – What transgender activists have in store for your children

Jul 13, 2018 by

by Jonathon Van Maren, LifeSite: I’m often told, when I address the transgender ideology, that it is an exaggeration to claim that trans activists actually wish to impart their ideology to children. Surely, people say, all trans activists really want to do is help teenagers who are grappling with...

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The young are the most open towards Christianity, British study finds

Jul 13, 2018 by

by Rhoda Hardie, Anglican Ink: In a major new survey – the results of which are released today* – over 4,000 people were asked about their feelings towards religion and only 10% of the public agreed with the statement that ‘religion is a negative influence on society’. In fact, 44% of people...

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