The Christian Institute - World News http://www.christian.org.uk/news/world The latest world news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:04:01 +0000 Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:04:01 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) Majority on the Isle of Man in favour of right to life, abortion poll shows http://www.christian.org.uk/news/majority-favour-right-life-isle-man-abortion-poll-shows/ A clear majority of people on the Isle of Man support the right to life before birth and oppose sex-selective abortion, according to a new poll.

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Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:00:12 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/majority-favour-right-life-isle-man-abortion-poll-shows/
Furore over River Island’s ‘Gender Free’ advert with gay kiss http://www.christian.org.uk/news/furore-river-islands-gender-free-advert-gay-kiss/ A “seriously inappropriate” advert for clothing retailer River Island has provoked outrage among parents when it was aired at 4pm.

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Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:20:39 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/furore-river-islands-gender-free-advert-gay-kiss/
US judge who sought reasonable accommodation over gay weddings wins settlement http://www.christian.org.uk/news/us-judge-sought-reasonable-accommodation-gay-weddings-wins-settlement/ A Christian judge has been awarded $300,000 by the state of North Carolina, after she was forced to resign because of her views on same-sex marriage.

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Thu, 15 Feb 2018 15:06:31 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/us-judge-sought-reasonable-accommodation-gay-weddings-wins-settlement/
Amsterdam’s legal prostitution is 'commercialised rape' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/amsterdams-legal-prostitution-commercialised-rape/ A newspaper investigation has exposed the appalling conditions faced by women in Amsterdam’s red light district.

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Thu, 15 Feb 2018 09:01:21 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/amsterdams-legal-prostitution-commercialised-rape/
Christian printer receives widespread support in free speech case http://www.christian.org.uk/news/christian-printer-receives-widespread-support-free-speech-case/ A Christian printer has received influential backing in his legal battle for free speech and religious liberty in the US.

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Wed, 14 Feb 2018 12:25:04 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/christian-printer-receives-widespread-support-free-speech-case/
Wedding cake is ultimate in artistic expression, US judge rules http://www.christian.org.uk/news/wedding-cake-ultimate-artistic-expression-us-judge-rules/ A baker who declined to create a cake for a US gay wedding ceremony has won her case, with the judge saying her work is the highest form of artistic expression.

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Mon, 12 Feb 2018 09:44:04 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/wedding-cake-ultimate-artistic-expression-us-judge-rules/
Bermuda repeals same-sex marriage http://www.christian.org.uk/news/bermuda-repeals-sex-marriage/ Bermuda has become the first country in the world to repeal same-sex marriage.

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Fri, 09 Feb 2018 15:55:18 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/bermuda-repeals-sex-marriage/
‘Dutch case shows the grave dangers of legalising euthanasia’ http://www.christian.org.uk/news/dutch-case-shows-grave-dangers-legalising-euthanasia/ A disturbing case of a 29-year-old woman being euthanised in the Netherlands has led to politicians speaking out against changing the law in the UK.

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Thu, 08 Feb 2018 14:46:58 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/dutch-case-shows-grave-dangers-legalising-euthanasia/
Super Bowl winners point to Christ: 'Faith is part of the team' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/super-bowl-winners-point-christ-faith-part-team/ Christian American football players have given thanks to God after helping the Philadelphia Eagles win the Super Bowl.

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Mon, 05 Feb 2018 16:13:52 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/super-bowl-winners-point-christ-faith-part-team/
Guardian smears Christian's online testimony http://www.christian.org.uk/news/guardian-smears-christians-online-testimony/ The Guardian has denied the transformative effect of salvation by labelling a woman’s moving testimony: “conversion therapy”.

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Tue, 30 Jan 2018 17:02:58 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/guardian-smears-christians-online-testimony/
Sex abuse survivor tells Gospel to disgraced US doctor http://www.christian.org.uk/news/sex-abuse-survivor-tells-gospel-disgraced-us-doctor/ A woman at the centre of a major sexual abuse trial says she prays her abuser will experience the “crushing weight of guilt so you may someday experience true repentance and true forgiveness from God”.

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Fri, 26 Jan 2018 12:00:37 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/sex-abuse-survivor-tells-gospel-disgraced-us-doctor/
‘The God you serve is greater than the god I serve’ http://www.christian.org.uk/news/god-serve-greater-god-i-serve/ Christian missionaries working tirelessly in a dangerous and remote part of Nigeria have been highlighted for praise in The Spectator magazine.

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Thu, 25 Jan 2018 16:51:15 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/god-serve-greater-god-i-serve/
'Current laws against assisted suicide protect us from rogue medics' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/current-laws-assisted-suicide-protect-us-rogue-medics/ Britain’s laws preventing assisted suicide help to save people from “rogue healthcare professionals” who kill their vulnerable patients, a leading medical ethics expert has told The Christian Institute.

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Wed, 24 Jan 2018 11:08:44 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/current-laws-assisted-suicide-protect-us-rogue-medics/
Hundreds of thousands rally against abortion in March for Life - US http://www.christian.org.uk/news/hundreds-thousands-rally-abortion-march-life-us/ The world’s largest pro-life event took place in Washington DC, with reports of hundreds of thousands of people marching under the banner “Love Saves Lives”.

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Tue, 23 Jan 2018 14:39:22 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/hundreds-thousands-rally-abortion-march-life-us/
Event highlighting Christian persecution sees MPs turn out in force http://www.christian.org.uk/news/event-highlighting-christian-persecution-sees-mps-turn-force/ More than 80 MPs attended a Parliamentary event highlighting the extent of Christian persecution around the world.

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Mon, 22 Jan 2018 16:16:24 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/event-highlighting-christian-persecution-sees-mps-turn-force/
'Un-Canadian to be pro-life’, claims PM http://www.christian.org.uk/news/un-canadian-pro-life-claims-pm/ Acting on a belief about the value of unborn children is out of step with Canadian society, the country’s Prime Minister has said.

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Mon, 22 Jan 2018 13:36:39 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/un-canadian-pro-life-claims-pm/
Christian athlete: 'I was labelled a tumor in the womb' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/christian-athlete-i-labelled-tumor-womb/ A Christian athlete has shared the remarkable story of how his mother rejected abortion and instead chose life for him.

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Fri, 19 Jan 2018 15:02:30 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/christian-athlete-i-labelled-tumor-womb/
China demolishes church for refusing state registration http://www.christian.org.uk/news/china-demolishes-church-refusing-state-registration/ Chinese police have blown up a church building, after its leaders refused to bow to state demands.

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Thu, 18 Jan 2018 16:52:07 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/china-demolishes-church-refusing-state-registration/
Mum: I’m no bigot for opposing my daughter wanting to become a boy http://www.christian.org.uk/news/mum-im-no-bigot-opposing-daughter-wanting-become-boy/ A mother says she is deeply concerned for her 17-year-old daughter who wants to ‘become a boy’.

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Mon, 15 Jan 2018 15:01:05 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/mum-im-no-bigot-opposing-daughter-wanting-become-boy/
School trans policy undermines Maine parents http://www.christian.org.uk/news/school-trans-policy-undermines-maine-parents/ Parents in Portland, Maine will be overruled if they do not wish the school to affirm their child’s gender confusion, following the publication of controversial new guidelines.

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Fri, 12 Jan 2018 13:39:51 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/school-trans-policy-undermines-maine-parents/