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 Sat, 20 Apr 2019 12:52:01 +0000 Sat, 20 Apr 2019 12:52:01 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) The Diagnosis of a Death: The Message of the Cross https://www.christian.org.uk/news/the-diagnosis-of-a-death-the-message-of-the-cross/ If you heard that somebody you knew had been raised from the dead, you would probably find it hard to believe. “That’s impossible”, you might think… “and where is the evidence?”

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Fri, 19 Apr 2019 07:00:01 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/the-diagnosis-of-a-death-the-message-of-the-cross/
‘Churches preaching the Bible are the ones that thrive’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/churches-preaching-the-bible-are-the-ones-that-thrive/ Churches preaching the Bible as the word of God “are the ones that are growing” in the UK, a Church of England minister has said.

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Thu, 11 Apr 2019 15:47:13 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/churches-preaching-the-bible-are-the-ones-that-thrive/
Ex-BBC journalist: 'Corporation has eroded Christian culture' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ex-bbc-journalist-corporation-has-eroded-christian-culture/ A former BBC executive has accused the corporation of denigrating Britain’s Christian heritage by constantly promoting a social-liberal agenda though its broadcasts.

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Tue, 02 Apr 2019 15:47:42 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ex-bbc-journalist-corporation-has-eroded-christian-culture/
Jewish refugee thankful for Swedish Christians who saved him during WWII https://www.christian.org.uk/news/jewish-refugee-thankful-for-swedish-christians-who-saved-him-during-wwii/ A new film uncovers the life of a Jewish refugee looked after by a Christian family in Sweden during the Second World War.

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Tue, 02 Apr 2019 14:21:29 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/jewish-refugee-thankful-for-swedish-christians-who-saved-him-during-wwii/
Home Office shows biblical ignorance in asylum decision https://www.christian.org.uk/news/home-office-shows-biblical-ignorance-in-asylum-decision/ The religious literacy of Government officials has been questioned after they rejected a professing Christian’s bid for asylum based on a “profound misunderstanding” of the Bible.

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Fri, 22 Mar 2019 16:23:32 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/home-office-shows-biblical-ignorance-in-asylum-decision/
Living Christianity: New Christian Institute Bible study series goes on sale https://www.christian.org.uk/news/living-christianity-new-christian-institute-bible-study-series-goes-on-sale/ A new five-part course, produced by The Christian Institute, examining what it means to live as a Christian in today’s world is now on sale.

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Fri, 15 Mar 2019 13:52:09 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/living-christianity-new-christian-institute-bible-study-series-goes-on-sale/
FEATURE Josephine Butler: devoted campaigner against sexual exploitation https://www.christian.org.uk/news/feature-josephine-butler-devoted-campaigner-against-sexual-exploitation/ Publicly recognised as one of the UK’s greatest humanitarians, Josephine Butler was instrumental in transforming the lives of women and girls. The effects are still felt today.

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Fri, 08 Mar 2019 09:33:33 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/feature-josephine-butler-devoted-campaigner-against-sexual-exploitation/
Hockey team sticks to 'keep Sunday special' convictions https://www.christian.org.uk/news/hockey-team-sticks-to-keep-sunday-special-convictions/ Northern Ireland’s Kilkeel Hockey Club has stuck to its principles of not playing on a Sunday, despite pressures to conform.

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Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:23:19 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/hockey-team-sticks-to-keep-sunday-special-convictions/
Premier League keeper – ‘Jesus will change you’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/premier-league-keeper-jesus-will-change-you/ Premier League goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes has spoken about how his faith in Jesus changed his life.

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Tue, 26 Feb 2019 11:27:33 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/premier-league-keeper-jesus-will-change-you/
Welby: ‘Who cares’ if you’re Protestant or Catholic? https://www.christian.org.uk/news/welby-who-cares-if-youre-protestant-or-catholic/ The Archbishop of Canterbury has made the astonishing admission that he does not care if vicars leave the Anglican church to become Roman Catholic priests.

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Wed, 06 Feb 2019 17:17:29 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/welby-who-cares-if-youre-protestant-or-catholic/
National Trust members angered by curator's PC agenda https://www.christian.org.uk/news/national-trust-members-angered-by-curators-pc-agenda/ Members of the National Trust have accused its senior curator of being ‘obsessed’ with LGBT issues.

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Fri, 01 Feb 2019 16:21:59 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/national-trust-members-angered-by-curators-pc-agenda/
Good news of Jesus Christ ‘needed as much as ever’, says Queen https://www.christian.org.uk/news/good-news-of-jesus-christ-needed-as-much-as-ever-says-queen/ Her Majesty the Queen has used her Christmas message to speak plainly of the ongoing and vital significance of the coming of Christ.

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Thu, 27 Dec 2018 17:27:47 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/good-news-of-jesus-christ-needed-as-much-as-ever-says-queen/
A Saviour Is Born - John Piper https://www.christian.org.uk/news/a-saviour-is-born-john-piper/ Glory to God, Peace to Man

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Mon, 24 Dec 2018 11:30:04 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/a-saviour-is-born-john-piper/
A Christmas Confession - Kevin DeYoung https://www.christian.org.uk/news/a-christmas-confession-kevin-deyoung/ There are many remarkably memorable 3:16s in the New Testament which perfectly frame the Christian faith.

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Mon, 24 Dec 2018 11:25:36 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/a-christmas-confession-kevin-deyoung/
Finding Christ amongst the busyness of Christmas - Rupert Bentley Taylor https://www.christian.org.uk/news/finding-christ-amongst-the-busyness-of-christmas-rupert-bentley-taylor/ The true meaning of Christmas is now largely ignored in society, lost amongst the busyness.

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Mon, 24 Dec 2018 11:20:31 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/finding-christ-amongst-the-busyness-of-christmas-rupert-bentley-taylor/
Christmas message, Revd David Holloway 2018 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/christmas-message-revd-david-holloway-2018/ What happens at Christmas? For many, it is when you buy an Advent Calendar, open the appropriate date, eat the chocolate and read a question.

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Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:24:24 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/christmas-message-revd-david-holloway-2018/
Nativity displayed at shopping centre following complaints https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nativity-displayed-at-shopping-centre-following-complaints/ A shopping centre in Stirling has reversed its decision to ban a nativity scene following criticism from the general public.

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Wed, 19 Dec 2018 10:32:21 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nativity-displayed-at-shopping-centre-following-complaints/
Canadian politician: ‘Let us be reminded of Christ this Christmas’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/canadian-politician-let-us-be-reminded-of-christ-this-christmas/ A Christian politician has used a speech in the Canadian parliament to give a short message on the real meaning of Christmas.

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Thu, 13 Dec 2018 17:14:50 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/canadian-politician-let-us-be-reminded-of-christ-this-christmas/
Columnist: ‘Bring back Christian Christmas cards’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/columnist-bring-back-christian-christmas-cards/ Christmas should be celebrated as an explicitly Christian festival, a columnist has said.

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Mon, 10 Dec 2018 16:48:43 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/columnist-bring-back-christian-christmas-cards/
Exclusive: The Entertainer puts Christ front and centre at Christmas https://www.christian.org.uk/news/the-entertainer-puts-christ-front-and-centre-at-christmas/ High street toy shop The Entertainer is challenging the ongoing secularisation of Christmas with a prominent nativity scene display in all of its shop windows.

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Fri, 07 Dec 2018 12:18:53 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/the-entertainer-puts-christ-front-and-centre-at-christmas/