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Iraqi Christians who fled ISIS 'betrayed' by Western countries promising aid

Tue, 31/10/2017 - 9:20am
Despite Iraq's liberation from ISIS, Christians in the region remain in dire need and have received nothing but 'lip service' when it comes to aid from western nations.

A second Reformation? How the 'church from below' is shaking the Establishment

Tue, 31/10/2017 - 9:00am
Christianity in 21st century Britain is a peripheral affair. The church is a marginal voice and while it may still retain its status of significance in some matters, that voice carries little authority.

Reformation 500 anniversary commemorated by Protestants and Catholics

Tue, 31/10/2017 - 7:09am
Today marks the 500th anniversary of the start of the Reformation in 1517 and will be commemorated by Protestants and Catholics around the world.

500 years after the Reformation, can evangelicals and Catholics make up?

Tue, 31/10/2017 - 7:00am
The language Catholics and Protestants have used about each other in the past, particularly evangelical Protestants, is quite extraordinary.

BBC 'Today' programme presenters in extraordinary attack on religious slot

Tue, 31/10/2017 - 12:01am
The presenter of BBC Radio 4's 'Today' programme, John Humphrys, has launched an extraordinary attack on the 'inappropriate' religious slot 'Thought for the Day' (TFTD) in a joint interview with fellow presenters which reveals deep hostility to religion.

Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill appeals to shared faith in Romania: 'There is extraordinary potential for peace'

Mon, 30/10/2017 - 3:54pm
Patriarch Kirill of the Russian Orthodox Church is extending an arm of friendship to Orthodox Christians in Romania in the first visit by a head of the Russian Church since the fall of communism.

Major victory for Church expected over 'crack cocaine' of gambling

Mon, 30/10/2017 - 3:12pm
A major victory for Church campaigners is expected this week when the government announces its review of fixed-odd betting terminals - known as the 'crack cocaine' of betting.

Sainsbury's accused of 'heavy-handedness' after threatening Christian Fairtrade campaigners with police action

Mon, 30/10/2017 - 2:31pm
Christian campaigners in Salford are accusing supermarket giant Sainsbury's of heavy-handedness after they were threatened with police action unless they moved on.

Spain's Evangelical Alliance in campaign against 'harmful' LGBT laws

Mon, 30/10/2017 - 2:19pm
The Spanish Evangelical Alliance has tabled amendments to the country's LGBT equality law which has been branded 'the most harmful and damaging' in the EU for individual freedoms.

Hardline Russian Orthodox priest puts everyone who's watched 'Matilda' under a curse

Mon, 30/10/2017 - 2:14pm
A 'curse' has been put on all Russians who have seen the controversial movie 'Matilda' by the ultra-conservative former representative of the Russian Orthodox Church, Vsevolod Chaplin.

Donald Trump's ex-campaign manager Paul Manafort turns himself in to FBI over Russia meddling

Mon, 30/10/2017 - 1:27pm
Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort handed himself into the FBI to face charges around alleged Russian meddling in the US presidential election, according to reports.

Meet the young Christian entrepreneur whose stylish sock range is helping Britain's homeless

Mon, 30/10/2017 - 1:00pm
'Jollie's' is a collection of jazzy socks on sale across the UK including at John Lewis branches. But this is no ordinary fashion item: every pair bought results in a contribution for another, rather thicker, pair of hardy hiking socks donated to are donated to a homeless person local to the purchaser through Jollie's network of 52 UK homeless charities.

First ever recorded solar eclipse proves biblical text, scholars say

Mon, 30/10/2017 - 11:40am
The oldest solar eclipse ever recorded could help explain a biblical story that has baffled scholars for generations.

Martin Luther King's niece in abortion protest: 'Today's unborn babies are yesterday's blacks'

Mon, 30/10/2017 - 11:32am
Martin Luther King's niece is comparing the fight against racism with the fight against abortion, describing the pro-life campaign as 'the new civil rights movement'.

An old-fashioned Christian in the Twitter age: Why Gordon Brown was underrated

Mon, 30/10/2017 - 11:28am
Gordon Brown's autobiography is not out until next week, and we do not yet know from the current extracts published today by the Mirror how much and even whether he discusses what is his genuinely strong Christian faith

A old-fashioned Christian in the Twitter age: Why Gordon Brown was underrated

Mon, 30/10/2017 - 11:28am
Gordon Brown's autobiography is not out until next week, and we do not yet know from the current extracts published today by the Mirror how much and even whether he discusses what is his genuinely strong Christian faith

Five ways to help young people engage with the Bible

Mon, 30/10/2017 - 10:45am
A recent LifeWay research report published in the States earlier this month identified regular Bible reading as one of the top 10 factors that help young people keep the faith as they grow into adulthood.

Welby vs Campbell: The GQ interview tells us more about both of them

Mon, 30/10/2017 - 10:41am
Campbell has sat down for a fascinating, 40 minute interview for GQ with the Archbishop of Canterbury, no less.

Thor Ragnarok review: an Antichrist movie that's not for kids

Mon, 30/10/2017 - 10:03am
Despite its 12A rating and landscape of bright colours and caped characters, Thor Ragnarok is no kids' movie.

Pakistani Christian attacked for Remembrance poppies on his car

Mon, 30/10/2017 - 8:39am
A Pakistani Christian who was beaten up in Derby claims he was targeted for his faith and for displaying Remembrance Day poppies on his car.

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