The Christian Institute - World News https://www.christian.org.uk/news/world The latest world news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Mon, 16 Sep 2019 15:34:09 +0000 Mon, 16 Sep 2019 15:34:09 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) Finnish MP under ‘hate crime’ investigation for posting Scripture on Facebook https://www.christian.org.uk/news/finnish-mp-under-hate-crime-investigation-for-posting-scripture-on-facebook/ A Finnish MP is under investigation for hate crime after criticising the nation’s largest denomination for endorsing an LGBT festival.

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Fri, 13 Sep 2019 12:59:47 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/finnish-mp-under-hate-crime-investigation-for-posting-scripture-on-facebook/
Oz assisted suicide Bill ‘consigns most vulnerable to untimely death' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/oz-assisted-suicide-bill-consigns-most-vulnerable-to-untimely-death/ Legalising assisted suicide pressures “the vulnerable, depressed, mentally ill and the socially isolated” to “accede to an early and untimely death”, says a member of Western Australia’s Legislative Assembly.

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Wed, 11 Sep 2019 08:40:22 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/oz-assisted-suicide-bill-consigns-most-vulnerable-to-untimely-death/
World’s first cornea transplant using adult stem cells https://www.christian.org.uk/news/worlds-first-cornea-transplant-using-adult-stem-cells/ A team of Japanese medics have restored a woman’s eyesight in the world’s first cornea transplant using ethical stem cells.

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Thu, 05 Sep 2019 10:55:24 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/worlds-first-cornea-transplant-using-adult-stem-cells/
Planned Parenthood forced to pay out £3 million over its illegal practices https://www.christian.org.uk/news/planned-parenthood-forced-to-pay-out-3-million-over-its-illegal-practices/ A former Planned Parenthood worker has been awarded £3 million after being sacked for reporting illegal and unsafe practice at abortion facilities.

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Thu, 05 Sep 2019 08:44:46 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/planned-parenthood-forced-to-pay-out-3-million-over-its-illegal-practices/
Australian MPs revolt over extreme abortion law https://www.christian.org.uk/news/australian-mps-revolt-over-extreme-abortion-law/ MPs in New South Wales are threatening to quit their party over its intention to push through an extreme abortion law.

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Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:25:22 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/australian-mps-revolt-over-extreme-abortion-law/
Musicians oppose pro-life laws by endorsing Planned Parenthood https://www.christian.org.uk/news/musicians-oppose-pro-life-laws-by-endorsing-planned-parenthood/ A host of musicians have banded together to oppose US pro-life laws, as part of a new campaign by global abortion giant Planned Parenthood.

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Mon, 02 Sep 2019 16:01:53 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/musicians-oppose-pro-life-laws-by-endorsing-planned-parenthood/
Dublin Council puts brakes on heroin centre near primary school https://www.christian.org.uk/news/dublin-council-puts-brakes-on-heroin-centre-near-primary-school/ Dublin City Council has declined to grant permission for the Republic of Ireland’s first drug-injection facility, after heeding nearly 100 objections.

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Wed, 28 Aug 2019 14:55:09 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/dublin-council-puts-brakes-on-heroin-centre-near-primary-school/
Hollywood set designer: God saved me from homosexual lifestyle https://www.christian.org.uk/news/hollywood-set-designer-god-saved-me-from-homosexual-lifestyle/ A fashion set designer who found his Hollywood life ultimately empty has told how Jesus Christ turned him around.

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Wed, 28 Aug 2019 11:49:00 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/hollywood-set-designer-god-saved-me-from-homosexual-lifestyle/
UK taxpayers are biggest funders of global abortion giant https://www.christian.org.uk/news/uk-taxpayers-are-biggest-funders-of-global-abortion-giant/ Taxpayers in the UK provided over £48 million worth of funding for Marie Stopes International (MSI) last year, its accounts have revealed.

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Tue, 27 Aug 2019 15:14:09 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/uk-taxpayers-are-biggest-funders-of-global-abortion-giant/
'The real Jesus Christ saved me from effects of dangerous cult' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/the-real-jesus-christ-saved-me-from-effects-of-dangerous-cult/ A man forced to live in an Australian drug-taking cult until he was 15 says Jesus Christ healed the damage he suffered.

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Fri, 23 Aug 2019 12:56:04 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/the-real-jesus-christ-saved-me-from-effects-of-dangerous-cult/
VeggieTales 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 VeggieTales 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/
‘Our daughter thinks she’s a boy, and her school only encouraged her’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/our-daughter-thinks-shes-a-boy-and-her-school-only-encouraged-her/ A US father says a school undermined his effort to protect his autistic daughter from transgender ideology by treating her as if she was a boy.

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Wed, 21 Aug 2019 13:59:24 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/our-daughter-thinks-shes-a-boy-and-her-school-only-encouraged-her/
Film star sets up pro-life scholarship to help women with unplanned pregnancies https://www.christian.org.uk/news/film-star-sets-up-pro-life-scholarship-to-help-women-with-unplanned-pregnancies/ The star of pro-life film Unplanned has set up a special scholarship fund to assist mothers with an unplanned pregnancy to continue their education while raising children.

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Wed, 21 Aug 2019 08:28:56 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/film-star-sets-up-pro-life-scholarship-to-help-women-with-unplanned-pregnancies/
Olympic rules hand trans athletes ‘unfair’ advantage https://www.christian.org.uk/news/olympic-rules-hand-trans-athletes-unfair-advantage/ People who were born male but are allowed to compete against women in sporting competitions are gaining an ‘intolerable unfair advantage’, scientific research has concluded.

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Fri, 16 Aug 2019 12:07:42 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/olympic-rules-hand-trans-athletes-unfair-advantage/
Ethical stem cells could extend ‘golden hour’ for stroke patients https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ethical-stem-cells-could-extend-golden-hour-for-stroke-patients/ Stroke patients could have their chances of recovery dramatically increased thanks to a new treatment using adult stem cells.

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Wed, 14 Aug 2019 14:26:54 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ethical-stem-cells-could-extend-golden-hour-for-stroke-patients/
New Zealand abortion Bill challenged by MPs https://www.christian.org.uk/news/new-zealand-abortion-bill-challenged-by-mps/ Several New Zealand MPs have voiced serious concerns over proposed legislation to liberalise the country’s abortion laws.

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Tue, 13 Aug 2019 14:52:23 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/new-zealand-abortion-bill-challenged-by-mps/
Drag Queen Story Time now showing toddlers how to ‘twerk’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drag-queen-story-time-now-showing-toddlers-how-to-twerk/ Drag Queen Story Time has come under fire yet again after one of its performers was videoed telling young children how to perform a sexually-suggestive dance move.

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Tue, 13 Aug 2019 13:11:26 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drag-queen-story-time-now-showing-toddlers-how-to-twerk/
Planned Parenthood sacked chief for trying to reduce emphasis on abortion https://www.christian.org.uk/news/planned-parenthood-sacked-chief-for-trying-to-reduce-emphasis-on-abortion/ US abortion giant Planned Parenthood sacked its president after she attempted to prioritise activities other than aborting unborn babies.

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Thu, 08 Aug 2019 11:10:19 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/planned-parenthood-sacked-chief-for-trying-to-reduce-emphasis-on-abortion/
Christians being 'harassed' in over 100 countries, major report confirms https://www.christian.org.uk/news/christians-being-harassed-in-over-100-countries-major-report-confirms/ A new report into religious restrictions around the world confirms that Christians are being harassed in dozens of countries worldwide.

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Wed, 31 Jul 2019 08:21:07 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/christians-being-harassed-in-over-100-countries-major-report-confirms/
Almost 100,000 signatures against drag queen events for kids https://www.christian.org.uk/news/almost-100000-signatures-against-drag-queen-events-for-kids/ Nearly 100,000 signatures have been delivered to the American Library Association to protest against a programme for children involving drag queens.

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Tue, 30 Jul 2019 16:04:57 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/almost-100000-signatures-against-drag-queen-events-for-kids/