The Christian Institute - Christian Heritage News http://www.christian.org.uk/news/christian-heritage The latest christian heritage news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:43:14 +0000 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:43:14 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) Tim Farron resigns: ‘Lib Dems had no room for my beliefs’ http://www.christian.org.uk/news/tim-farron-resigns-lib-dems-no-room-beliefs/ Tim Farron says he found it “impossible” to hold to the Bible’s teaching and lead the Liberal Democrats, as he announced his resignation from the role.

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Thu, 15 Jun 2017 12:05:20 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/tim-farron-resigns-lib-dems-no-room-beliefs/
BBC mocks pro-marriage and pro-life views http://www.christian.org.uk/news/bbc-mocks-pro-marriage-pro-life-views/ The BBC has openly mocked the beliefs of millions of Christians and others with socially conservative views in its election commentary.

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Wed, 14 Jun 2017 10:46:35 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/bbc-mocks-pro-marriage-pro-life-views/
All-day Sunday trading plan rejected in Belfast http://www.christian.org.uk/news/day-sunday-trading-plan-rejected-belfast/ Councillors have voted against increasing Sunday trading in Belfast, following concerns that family life would suffer.

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Fri, 19 May 2017 14:48:12 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/day-sunday-trading-plan-rejected-belfast/
Harvard accused of bid to airbrush out its Christian heritage http://www.christian.org.uk/news/harvard-accused-bid-airbrush-christian-heritage/ Prestigious American university Harvard is considering removing a line from its ceremonial song which references its Christian heritage.

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Fri, 05 May 2017 11:35:18 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/harvard-accused-bid-airbrush-christian-heritage/
Shopworkers oppose all-day Sunday Trading in Belfast http://www.christian.org.uk/news/shopworkers-oppose-day-sunday-trading-belfast/ Family life would suffer if shops in Belfast could open all day on Sundays, the UK’s major shopworkers’ union has said.

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Thu, 04 May 2017 16:15:20 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/shopworkers-oppose-day-sunday-trading-belfast/
Grantchester star: 'TV should cast a more positive light on faith' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/grantchester-star-tv-cast-positive-light-faith/ The star of ITV’s Grantchester has criticised screenwriters and producers for constantly portraying faith in a negative light.

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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:36:11 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/grantchester-star-tv-cast-positive-light-faith/
Easter Day: The First Day http://www.christian.org.uk/news/easter-day-first-day/ Revd David Holloway, Vicar of Jesmond Parish Church in Newcastle upon Tyne and a trustee of The Christian Institute, preaches on Jesus Christ’s resurrection.

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Sun, 16 Apr 2017 08:00:24 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/easter-day-first-day/
Jesus: The Great Redeemer http://www.christian.org.uk/news/jesus-great-redeemer/ Listen to a message from Revd William Macleod on Christ, the great redeemer.

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Sat, 15 Apr 2017 08:00:57 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/jesus-great-redeemer/
Jesus goes to the Cross http://www.christian.org.uk/news/jesus-goes-cross/ Listen to this message on Jesus going to the cross by Ian Garrett, senior assistant minister at Jesmond Parish Church.

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Fri, 14 Apr 2017 08:00:29 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/jesus-goes-cross/
Christian politician shares Easter message in Canadian Parliament http://www.christian.org.uk/news/christian-politician-shares-easter-message-canadian-parliament/ A Canadian politician received a standing ovation last week after he shared the gospel in the Canadian Parliament.

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Wed, 12 Apr 2017 15:41:37 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/christian-politician-shares-easter-message-canadian-parliament/
'Politically correct West won’t admit to the war on Christians' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/politically-correct-west-wont-admit-war-christians/ There is a war on Christianity and the West is failing to acknowledge it, a Daily Telegraph columnist has said.

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Wed, 12 Apr 2017 15:29:22 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/politically-correct-west-wont-admit-war-christians/
Words of Jesus feature on London buses http://www.christian.org.uk/news/words-jesus-feature-london-buses/ The words of Jesus will be seen by millions of people this Easter, thanks to a new evangelistic campaign.

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Tue, 11 Apr 2017 15:54:50 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/words-jesus-feature-london-buses/
Liberal BBC ‘dangerously out of touch’, says Radio 4 presenter http://www.christian.org.uk/news/liberal-bbc-dangerously-touch-says-radio-4-presenter/ The BBC’s “liberal and secular” staff are “dangerously out of touch” with religious people, according to a prominent presenter at the corporation.

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Tue, 11 Apr 2017 14:34:09 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/liberal-bbc-dangerously-touch-says-radio-4-presenter/
William Wilberforce brought to life in 3D virtual reality http://www.christian.org.uk/news/william-wilberforce-brought-life-3d-virtual-reality/ Slave trade abolitionist William Wilberforce will feature in four virtual reality films to commemorate his life.

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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:46:36 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/william-wilberforce-brought-life-3d-virtual-reality/
PM: We must ensure people feel able to talk about their faith in Jesus http://www.christian.org.uk/news/pm-must-ensure-people-feel-able-talk-faith-jesus/ Christians must feel free to talk about their beliefs, the Prime Minister has said, as she declared that the role of Christianity should be celebrated in the UK.

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Thu, 02 Mar 2017 16:00:03 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/pm-must-ensure-people-feel-able-talk-faith-jesus/
Inspirational martyr Jim Elliot highlighted by BBC http://www.christian.org.uk/news/inspirational-martyr-jim-elliot-highlighted-bbc/ The remarkable story of Christian missionary Jim Elliot has been told afresh by his daughter in a BBC feature.

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Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:39:10 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/inspirational-martyr-jim-elliot-highlighted-bbc/
BBC resists humanist call for secular Thought for the Day http://www.christian.org.uk/news/bbc-resists-humanist-call-secular-thought-day/ The BBC has rejected demands from humanists that they should be allowed to appear on Radio 4’s three-minute religious slot, Thought for the Day.

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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:20:16 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/bbc-resists-humanist-call-secular-thought-day/
Huge Christian landmark to be erected in UK http://www.christian.org.uk/news/huge-christian-landmark-erected-uk/ A national landmark representing one million answered Christian prayers is set to be built in the UK.

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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 09:39:42 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/huge-christian-landmark-erected-uk/
Strong backing in Lords for Bill to curb Sharia courts http://www.christian.org.uk/news/strong-backing-lords-bill-curb-sharia-courts/ A Bill aiming to curb the influence of sharia courts in the UK has received strong support in the House of Lords.

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Wed, 01 Feb 2017 09:00:10 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/strong-backing-lords-bill-curb-sharia-courts/
Christmas message, Revd David Holloway 2016 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/christmas-message-revd-david-holloway-2016/ A Christmas message preached by Revd David Holloway of Jesmond Parish Church, Newcastle upon Tyne.

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Sat, 24 Dec 2016 20:05:41 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/christmas-message-revd-david-holloway-2016/