The Christian Institute - Religious Liberty News https://www.christian.org.uk/news/religious-liberty The latest religious liberty news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Sat, 16 Jan 2021 17:12:40 +0000 Sat, 16 Jan 2021 17:12:40 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) EXCLUSIVE: Church leader calls Scottish worship ban 'disproportionate and unnecessary' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/exclusive-church-leader-calls-scottish-worship-ban-disproportionate-and-unnecessary/ Fri, 15 Jan 2021 16:38:47 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/exclusive-church-leader-calls-scottish-worship-ban-disproportionate-and-unnecessary/ Huge rise in Christian persecution worldwide revealed in 2021 World Watch List https://www.christian.org.uk/news/huge-rise-in-christian-persecution-worldwide-revealed-in-2021-world-watch-list/ Fri, 15 Jan 2021 13:56:16 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/huge-rise-in-christian-persecution-worldwide-revealed-in-2021-world-watch-list/ UK Special Envoy: 'Freedom of religion is about respecting people's inherent worth' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/uk-special-envoy-freedom-of-religion-is-about-respecting-peoples-inherent-worth/ Thu, 14 Jan 2021 17:07:39 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/uk-special-envoy-freedom-of-religion-is-about-respecting-peoples-inherent-worth/ ‘LGBT orthodoxy threatens US religious liberty’, warns Albert Mohler https://www.christian.org.uk/news/lgbt-orthodoxy-threatens-us-religious-liberty-warns-albert-mohler/ Thu, 07 Jan 2021 17:02:50 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/lgbt-orthodoxy-threatens-us-religious-liberty-warns-albert-mohler/ Christian MP appointed as new special envoy for religious freedom https://www.christian.org.uk/news/christian-mp-appointed-as-new-special-envoy-for-religious-freedom/ Tue, 22 Dec 2020 12:00:02 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/christian-mp-appointed-as-new-special-envoy-for-religious-freedom/ No ban on Wales and NI church worship in post-Christmas lockdown https://www.christian.org.uk/news/no-ban-on-wales-and-ni-church-worship-in-post-christmas-lockdown/ Fri, 18 Dec 2020 15:55:20 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/no-ban-on-wales-and-ni-church-worship-in-post-christmas-lockdown/ Govt expresses ‘strong concerns’ over religious persecution in North Korea https://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-expresses-strong-concerns-over-religious-persecution-in-north-korea/ Fri, 18 Dec 2020 13:06:51 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-expresses-strong-concerns-over-religious-persecution-in-north-korea/ Churches could be banned from teaching sexual ethics in Aus state https://www.christian.org.uk/news/churches-could-be-banned-from-teaching-sexual-ethics-in-aus-state/ Fri, 18 Dec 2020 12:00:48 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/churches-could-be-banned-from-teaching-sexual-ethics-in-aus-state/ LGBT General Synod member leads multifaith group in attack on biblical sexual ethics https://www.christian.org.uk/news/lgbt-general-synod-member-leads-multifaith-group-in-attack-on-biblical-sexual-ethics/ Wed, 16 Dec 2020 15:50:57 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/lgbt-general-synod-member-leads-multifaith-group-in-attack-on-biblical-sexual-ethics/ Christian MP: ‘Churches should remain open in future lockdowns’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/christian-mp-churches-should-remain-open-in-future-lockdowns/ Fri, 11 Dec 2020 11:33:35 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/christian-mp-churches-should-remain-open-in-future-lockdowns/ Church and former CEO sue charitable trust for religious discrimination https://www.christian.org.uk/news/church-and-former-ceo-sue-charitable-trust-for-religious-discrimination/ Fri, 04 Dec 2020 17:08:24 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/church-and-former-ceo-sue-charitable-trust-for-religious-discrimination/ 30-worshipper limit in France ruled 'illegal' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/30-worshipper-limit-in-france-ruled-illegal/ Fri, 04 Dec 2020 17:07:38 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/30-worshipper-limit-in-france-ruled-illegal/ Pastor emphasises importance of keeping church buildings open https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pastor-emphasises-importance-of-keeping-church-buildings-open/ Thu, 03 Dec 2020 17:17:25 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pastor-emphasises-importance-of-keeping-church-buildings-open/ COVID-19: Police apologise for storming church during service broadcast https://www.christian.org.uk/news/covid-19-police-apologise-for-storming-church-during-service-broadcast/ Wed, 02 Dec 2020 12:16:45 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/covid-19-police-apologise-for-storming-church-during-service-broadcast/ Free speech curtailed under 'draconian' NI hate crime proposals https://www.christian.org.uk/news/free-speech-curtailed-under-draconian-ni-hate-crime-proposals/ Tue, 01 Dec 2020 14:52:00 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/free-speech-curtailed-under-draconian-ni-hate-crime-proposals/ New York worshipper limit 'unconstitutional', says US Supreme Court https://www.christian.org.uk/news/new-york-worshipper-limit-unconstitutional-says-us-supreme-court/ Fri, 27 Nov 2020 16:35:14 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/new-york-worshipper-limit-unconstitutional-says-us-supreme-court/ UK religious freedom constraints during COVID outbreak 'among worst in Europe' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/uk-religious-freedom-constraints-during-covid-outbreak-among-worst-in-europe/ Wed, 25 Nov 2020 14:33:08 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/uk-religious-freedom-constraints-during-covid-outbreak-among-worst-in-europe/ CI: Ban on church worship 'a colossal mistake' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ci-ban-on-church-worship-a-colossal-mistake/ Mon, 23 Nov 2020 18:00:35 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ci-ban-on-church-worship-a-colossal-mistake/ NI churches ordered to close in 2-week lockdown https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ni-churches-ordered-to-close-in-2-week-lockdown/ Fri, 20 Nov 2020 15:34:05 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ni-churches-ordered-to-close-in-2-week-lockdown/ Churches holding to Bible's teaching on sexual ethics likened to Holocaust deniers and rapists by LGBT activist https://www.christian.org.uk/news/churches-holding-to-bibles-teaching-on-sexual-ethics-likened-to-holocaust-deniers-and-rapists-by-lgbt-activist/ Thu, 19 Nov 2020 17:07:18 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/churches-holding-to-bibles-teaching-on-sexual-ethics-likened-to-holocaust-deniers-and-rapists-by-lgbt-activist/