The Christian Institute - Same-sex Marriage News https://www.christian.org.uk/news/marriage-and-family/same-sex-marriage The latest same-sex marriage news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Thu, 22 Aug 2019 16:05:42 +0000 Thu, 22 Aug 2019 16:05:42 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) Veggie Tales creator: ‘I won’t compromise on biblical values’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/veggie-tales-creator-i-wont-compromise-on-biblical-values/ One of the creators of children’s TV programme Veggie Tales has said he does not want to promote LGBT issues in his shows.

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Thu, 22 Aug 2019 15:30:26 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/veggie-tales-creator-i-wont-compromise-on-biblical-values/
Songs of Praise same-sex promo upsets viewers https://www.christian.org.uk/news/songs-of-praise-same-sex-promo-upsets-viewers/ BBC’s Songs of Praise has alienated its viewers after it featured a same-sex wedding in this week’s programme.

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Mon, 19 Aug 2019 15:53:28 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/songs-of-praise-same-sex-promo-upsets-viewers/
BBC climbdown over NI homosexual march https://www.christian.org.uk/news/bbc-climbdown-over-ni-homosexual-march/ The BBC will “not be involved corporately” in Saturday’s Belfast pro-LGBT parade admitting it could be seen as taking sides on same-sex marriage.

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Fri, 02 Aug 2019 15:07:53 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/bbc-climbdown-over-ni-homosexual-march/
Rush to impose 'seismic cultural changes' on Northern Ireland slammed https://www.christian.org.uk/news/rush-to-impose-seismic-cultural-changes-on-northern-ireland-slammed/ Fast-tracked “back door regulations” to impose abortion and same-sex marriage are “disrespectful to the people of Northern Ireland”, MPs have been warned.

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Fri, 19 Jul 2019 14:13:58 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/rush-to-impose-seismic-cultural-changes-on-northern-ireland-slammed/
'Anti-democratic' NI votes under fire https://www.christian.org.uk/news/anti-democratic-ni-votes-under-fire/ The Chief Whip for the DUP has heavily criticised Westminster MPs for voting to impose abortion and same-sex marriage on Northern Ireland.

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Fri, 12 Jul 2019 14:30:11 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/anti-democratic-ni-votes-under-fire/
'Westminster puts abortion and same-sex marriage ahead of NI democracy' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/westminster-puts-abortion-and-same-sex-marriage-ahead-of-ni-democracy/ The Christian Institute has described MPs’ decision to impose abortion and same-sex marriage on Northern Ireland as “tragic”.

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Wed, 10 Jul 2019 10:41:18 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/westminster-puts-abortion-and-same-sex-marriage-ahead-of-ni-democracy/
Peter Tatchell supports Christians’ right to free speech https://www.christian.org.uk/news/peter-tatchell-supports-christians-right-to-free-speech/ Prominent homosexual campaigner Peter Tatchell has defended the right of Christians to publicly express that homosexuality is wrong.

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Tue, 09 Jul 2019 14:54:50 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/peter-tatchell-supports-christians-right-to-free-speech/
Northern Ireland's laws on marriage and abortion under threat https://www.christian.org.uk/news/northern-irelands-laws-on-marriage-and-abortion-under-threat/ Protections for Northern Irish women and unborn children – as well as the law on marriage – could be dramatically changed by Westminster politicians next week.

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Fri, 05 Jul 2019 14:59:12 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/northern-irelands-laws-on-marriage-and-abortion-under-threat/
Court of Appeal slams university free speech ban on Christian student https://www.christian.org.uk/news/court-of-appeal-slams-university-free-speech-ban-on-christian-student/ The Court of Appeal yesterday ruled that merely expressing disagreement with same-sex marriage does not amount to discrimination.

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Thu, 04 Jul 2019 16:17:06 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/court-of-appeal-slams-university-free-speech-ban-on-christian-student/
Evangelicals ‘very saddened’ by Methodist support for gay marriage https://www.christian.org.uk/news/evangelicals-very-saddened-by-methodist-support-for-gay-marriage/ Evangelical Methodists have urged the nationwide denomination to remain faithful to the Bible, after the church indicated support for same-sex marriage.

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Thu, 04 Jul 2019 14:01:23 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/evangelicals-very-saddened-by-methodist-support-for-gay-marriage/
Harry and Meghan support LGBT groups for Pride month https://www.christian.org.uk/news/harry-and-meghan-support-lgbt-groups-for-pride-month/ Prince Harry and wife Meghan have come under fire for a social media post supporting LGBT groups to ‘celebrate’ Pride month.

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Fri, 07 Jun 2019 13:57:23 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/harry-and-meghan-support-lgbt-groups-for-pride-month/
Hong Kong Govt backs traditional marriage https://www.christian.org.uk/news/hong-kong-govt-backs-traditional-marriage/ The Hong Kong Government has backed marriage as being between one man and one woman during a court case on legalising same-sex marriage.

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Fri, 31 May 2019 14:11:40 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/hong-kong-govt-backs-traditional-marriage/
Church attacked for maintaining Bible’s teaching on marriage https://www.christian.org.uk/news/church-attacked-for-maintaining-bibles-teaching-on-marriage/ A parish church in Dumfriesshire has come under fire for maintaining the biblical position that marriage is between one man and one woman.

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Fri, 31 May 2019 13:46:29 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/church-attacked-for-maintaining-bibles-teaching-on-marriage/
Kirk minister tells Scripture Union to accept same-sex marriage https://www.christian.org.uk/news/kirk-minister-tells-scripture-union-to-accept-same-sex-marriage/ A minister in the Church of Scotland has accused Christian charity Scripture Union of discriminating against homosexuals.

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Fri, 24 May 2019 15:00:06 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/kirk-minister-tells-scripture-union-to-accept-same-sex-marriage/
Exclusive: Why I left my gay life to follow Jesus https://www.christian.org.uk/news/exclusive-why-i-left-my-gay-life-to-follow-jesus/ A woman who walked away from her lesbian relationship to pursue Jesus has told The Christian Institute how God turned her life around.

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Fri, 17 May 2019 09:43:03 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/exclusive-why-i-left-my-gay-life-to-follow-jesus/
Evangelicals challenge Methodist report backing same-sex marriage https://www.christian.org.uk/news/evangelicals-challenge-methodist-report-backing-same-sex-marriage/ Evangelical Methodists have called on the nationwide denomination to uphold biblical teaching, in the wake of a new report supporting homosexual marriage.

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Thu, 16 May 2019 15:50:54 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/evangelicals-challenge-methodist-report-backing-same-sex-marriage/
Govt U-turn protects teachers' freedom to disagree with same-sex marriage https://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-u-turn-protects-teachers-freedom-to-disagree-with-same-sex-marriage/ The Government has revised draft guidance which effectively banned disagreement with same-sex marriage in independent schools across England.

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Mon, 13 May 2019 15:48:35 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-u-turn-protects-teachers-freedom-to-disagree-with-same-sex-marriage/
LGBT sandwich hits M&S shelves https://www.christian.org.uk/news/lgbt-sandwich-hits-ms-shelves/ Marks & Spencer has sparked controversy by launching an LGBT sandwich to celebrate gay Pride.

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Wed, 08 May 2019 15:11:15 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/lgbt-sandwich-hits-ms-shelves/
Film-makers rewrite history to push salacious same-sex story line https://www.christian.org.uk/news/film-makers-rewrite-history-to-push-salacious-same-sex-story-line/ Film-makers have been criticised for creating a fictional same-sex storyline about palaeontologist Mary Anning.

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Thu, 14 Mar 2019 11:02:32 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/film-makers-rewrite-history-to-push-salacious-same-sex-story-line/
MPs fail in latest attempt to undo law protecting women and unborn https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mps-fail-in-latest-attempt-to-undo-law-protecting-women-and-unborn/ Westminster MPs have been thwarted in their latest efforts to impose abortion and same-sex marriage on Northern Ireland.

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Fri, 08 Mar 2019 16:10:33 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mps-fail-in-latest-attempt-to-undo-law-protecting-women-and-unborn/