frgavin on June 16th, 2013

“What shall I do with you, O Ephraim? What shall I do with you, O Judah? Your love is like a morning cloud, like the dew that goes early away. Therefore I’ve hewn them by the prophets; I’ve slain them by the words of my mouth, and my judgment goes forth as the light. For […]

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Obama Hates Christians and Religious Liberty, says ACNA Armed Forces Bishop Derek Jones By David W. Virtue www.virtueonline.org The bishop overseeing military chaplains in the Anglican Church in North America (ACNA) says President Obama is targeting Christians and hates Religious Liberty when he says he will veto any bill that seeks to strengthen religious protections […]

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  In the Catholic Herald:   Bishop Mark Davies of Shrewsbury has said the “twilight of Christian England” is not “entirely negative” as it puts demands on Christians to be clearer about what their faith is and how they should stand up for it. In a homily at the Northern Catholic Conference at Liverpool Hope […]

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Court finds that “tacit” First Amendment issues not in the Diocese’s complaint are not a basis for federal court jurisdiction CHARLESTON, SC, June 10, 2013 – U.S. District Judge C. Weston Houck today remanded the case to the South Carolina Circuit Court. In informing the parties, Judge Houck said, “If this Court determined that a […]

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By Steve Hendrix and Stefanie Dazio http://www.washingtonpost.com/ Gary Hall’s pressed blue dress shirt and white clerical collar wasn’t the most head-turning look in a crowd that featured a lot of drag queens with towering bouffants, but his presence in Saturday’s gay pride parade through Washington was still a stunner for some. The Very Rev. Gary […]

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  by Jonathan Petre, Mailonline   Jeffrey John is a strong contender to become bishop of Monmouth Dr John is in a civil partnership with hospital chaplain Rev Grant Holmes Friends believe 60-year-old is too outspoken to get a post in England   A controversial Church of England dean could become Britain’s first openly gay […]

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frgavin on June 10th, 2013

  The Church of England has announced that it will no longer fight the same sex ‘marriage’ Bill. The statement was made by the Bishop of Leicester, who is the Convenor of the Lords Spiritual. You can read the full statement here > or the report in the Telegraph here > This effectively signals the […]

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