The Christian Institute - Christian Heritage News https://www.christian.org.uk/news/christian-heritage The latest christian heritage news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Sun, 17 Jun 2018 15:34:38 +0000 Sun, 17 Jun 2018 15:34:38 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) US Satanist loses 'In God We Trust' currency case https://www.christian.org.uk/news/us-satanist-loses-god-trust-currency-case/ Printing ‘In God We Trust’ on US currency does not force a Satanist to spread Christianity, federal judges have ruled.

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Tue, 12 Jun 2018 15:34:01 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/us-satanist-loses-god-trust-currency-case/
Former Premiership star: ‘I had everything, except Christ’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/former-premier-league-star-i-everything-except-christ/ Former Newcastle and Chelsea midfielder Gavin Peacock has spoken to The Christian Institute about his life as a top footballer and why he traded punditry for the pulpit.

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Thu, 31 May 2018 15:11:51 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/former-premier-league-star-i-everything-except-christ/
Belfast City Council rejects increased Sunday trading https://www.christian.org.uk/news/belfast-city-council-rejects-increased-sunday-trading/ Belfast City Council has heeded concerns about family life, with councillors rejecting the latest attempt to liberalise Sunday trading.

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Fri, 18 May 2018 14:15:23 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/belfast-city-council-rejects-increased-sunday-trading/
Councillors defer Sunday trading decision, amid protests https://www.christian.org.uk/news/councillors-defer-sunday-trading-decision-amid-protests/ Politicians in Belfast have delayed a decision on extending Sunday trading, as campaigners issued a warning over the effect on families.

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Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:19:29 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/councillors-defer-sunday-trading-decision-amid-protests/
Rejoice! He is alive https://www.christian.org.uk/news/rejoice-he-is-alive/ “Jesus really rose, and Jesus really matters.”

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Sun, 01 Apr 2018 08:00:34 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/rejoice-he-is-alive/
'I am the resurrection and the life' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/i-resurrection-life/ What do you say when someone dies?

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Fri, 30 Mar 2018 08:00:32 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/i-resurrection-life/
Hans and Sophie Scholl: The ultimate sacrifice in Nazi Germany https://www.christian.org.uk/news/hans-sophie-scholl-ultimate-sacrifice-nazi-germany/ Today marks 75 years since the deaths of two brave young Christians who stood up to the might of Nazi Germany at the height of the Second World War.

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Thu, 22 Feb 2018 16:54:38 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/hans-sophie-scholl-ultimate-sacrifice-nazi-germany/
Sunday trading debate re-opened in Belfast https://www.christian.org.uk/news/sunday-trading-debate-re-opened-belfast/ A public consultation has been launched on extending Sunday trading hours in Belfast – less than a year after the last proposal was overwhelmingly rejected.

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Thu, 22 Feb 2018 09:43:21 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/sunday-trading-debate-re-opened-belfast/
Ocado drops blasphemous product: 'We didn't mean to offend' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ocado-drops-blasphemous-product-didnt-mean-offend/ Online supermarket Ocado appears to have stopped selling a product that used gratuitously offensive language about Jesus Christ, following complaints.

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Thu, 08 Feb 2018 16:13:58 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ocado-drops-blasphemous-product-didnt-mean-offend/
Govt won’t back Islamic parallel legal system https://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-wont-back-islamic-parallel-legal-system/ Sharia councils will not be given state backing, the Government has said, as it warned against appearing to have a parallel legal system.

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Mon, 05 Feb 2018 15:42:59 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-wont-back-islamic-parallel-legal-system/
Ocado stocks blasphemous product https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ocado-stocks-blasphemous-product/ Online supermarket Ocado is stocking a product which uses gratuitously offensive language about Jesus Christ.

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Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:31:04 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ocado-stocks-blasphemous-product/
The Queen joins Songs of Praise to celebrate 150 years of Scripture Union https://www.christian.org.uk/news/queen-joins-songs-praise-celebrate-150-years-scripture-union/ The Queen was the special guest for an episode of the BBC’s Songs of Praise to mark the 150th anniversary of Scripture Union.

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Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:30:47 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/queen-joins-songs-praise-celebrate-150-years-scripture-union/
Tim Farron: I regret saying ‘gay sex isn’t a sin’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/tim-farron-i-regret-saying-gay-sex-isnt-sin/ Tim Farron, the former Liberal Democrat leader, says he was foolish to say homosexual sex is not a sin.

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Fri, 12 Jan 2018 13:40:16 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/tim-farron-i-regret-saying-gay-sex-isnt-sin/
2,700-year-old biblical seal unearthed in Jerusalem https://www.christian.org.uk/news/2700-year-old-biblical-seal-unearthed-jerusalem/ Archaeologists have discovered an ancient clay seal which once belonged to a biblical governor of Jerusalem.

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Wed, 03 Jan 2018 16:57:46 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/2700-year-old-biblical-seal-unearthed-jerusalem/
Christmas decorations featuring Jesus deemed ‘offensive’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/christmas-decorations-featuring-jesus-deemed-offensive/ A US family which included the name of Jesus in a Christmas display outside their home was told to remove it after a neighbour claimed it was offensive.

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Tue, 02 Jan 2018 16:41:01 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/christmas-decorations-featuring-jesus-deemed-offensive/
Christmas message, Revd David Holloway 2017 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/christmas-message-revd-david-holloway/ “How will Christmas Dinner be different after Brexit?”

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Sat, 23 Dec 2017 21:00:23 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/christmas-message-revd-david-holloway/
Incarnation: The Meaning of Christmas https://www.christian.org.uk/news/incarnation-meaning-christmas/ The heart of the Christmas message: God, made man.

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Sat, 23 Dec 2017 20:00:14 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/incarnation-meaning-christmas/
The Christmas Story https://www.christian.org.uk/news/the-christmas-story/ How many times have you heard the Christmas story?

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Sat, 23 Dec 2017 16:00:33 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/the-christmas-story/
The Messianic King https://www.christian.org.uk/news/the-messianic-king-2/ The coming of the Messianic King is clearly promised in the Old Testament.

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Sat, 23 Dec 2017 14:00:45 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/the-messianic-king-2/
Scottish Govt accused of 'ignoring Christmas' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scottish-govt-accused-ignoring-christmas/ The Scottish Government has been accused of ‘undermining’ Britain’s Christian heritage by promoting ‘winter festivals’ while ignoring Christmas.

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Fri, 22 Dec 2017 14:21:24 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scottish-govt-accused-ignoring-christmas/