Tag: Churches

Justin Welby’s Speech

Here’s the bits on homosexuality. The cultural and political ground is changing. Anyone who listened to much of the Same Sex Marriage Bill Second Reading Debate in the House of Lords could not fail to be struck by the overwhelming

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Crowned!

And if you want more, here’s my post from last year on why monarchies are a good thing, and also a portion of the Coronation Oath from sixty years ago. Will you to the utmost of your power maintain the

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Same-Sex Marriage

I’m not going to rehash all the arguments you’ve heard over the last 24 hours. Instead, let me simply ask some pertinent questions. Will churches be allowed to turn away same-sex married couples from marriage enrichment courses? Will the Church

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ComRes MPs Poll on Gender Neutral Marriage

Extraordinary. ComRes have released the details of a poll commissioned by C4M that details widespread disinterest and concern amongst MPs of all political persuasion with the Government’s proposals on redefining marriage. Some highlights: 60% of all MPs think the issue

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Government Final Paper on Civil Partnerships in Churches

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When will the Rapture NOT happen?

You can’t have missed all the fuss over Harold Camping’s ludicrous prediction of the Rapture taking place this Saturday. The question is though, when exactly will this (not) happen? What time on Saturday? Here’s what Camping said. Describe to me what exactly you

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