“The latest live odds are coming up on your screen now” is a familiar phrase for TV viewers of live football matches.
When it comes to a matter of public policy, Christians have to assess biblical priorities. We can distinguish those political issues on which the Bible is absolutely clear from those where the Bible is not clear.
God has ordained the governing authorities in every country – as Romans 13 makes clear – whether rulers are Christian or not.
Is Church history just a niche hobby? Or is it something that’s worthwhile for all believers? And what lessons does the history of the Church have for believers today? These are the questions Revd Dr Nick Needham addressed when he spoke to The Christian Institute.
Words matter. Just ask religious followers in Russia whose buildings are set to be taken over by the Government.