UK News Briefing

  • October 12, 2004

    The Church of England could soon be investing milli

  • October 12, 2004

    Churches press alternative US election agenda

    -12/10/04

    Christians should not allow the Gospel t

    Churches press alternative US election agenda -12/10/04 Christians should not allow the Gospel to be distorted by the use of faith-based organizations for partisan gain in the Bush-Kerry standoff, says the National Council of Churches of Christ USA...
  • October 11, 2004

    Christians launch climate-change campaign

    -11/10/04

    Operation Noah - the new campaign b

    Christians launch climate-change campaign -11/10/04 Operation Noah ñ the new campaign by Christian churches to curb human-induced climate change - was launched in Coventry this weekend as activists converged on the city. Around 200 delegates...
  • October 11, 2004

    Christian peacemakers attacked again in Hebron

    -11/10/04

    Settlers in the occupied territ

    Christian peacemakers attacked again in Hebron -11/10/04 Settlers in the occupied territories have again attacked Christian peacemakers in Hebron. Two weeks ago, settlers in the West Bank launched a vicious attack on members of one of Ekklesia's...
  • October 11, 2004

    Muslim headscarf ban will apply to nuns

    -11/10/04

    A German court has ruled that a region

    Muslim headscarf ban will apply to nuns -11/10/04 A German court has ruled that a regional ban on Muslim teachers wearing headscarves in state schools must also apply to Christian nuns, reports say. The south-western state of Baden-Wuerttemberg...
  • October 11, 2004

    Transform power and back Africa, says WCC head

    -11/10/04

    The new African head of the Wor

    Transform power and back Africa, says WCC head -11/10/04 The new African head of the World Council of Churches, a fellowship of 342 national churches in 120 countries, has called on Christians to work for a radical transformation of the way power...
  • October 11, 2004

    Evangelist criticised for fuelling Israel-Palestine conflict

    -11/10/04

    A leading British

    Evangelist criticised for fuelling Israel-Palestine conflict -11/10/04 A leading British Christian working for peace with justice in Israel-Palestine has criticised US evangelist Pat Robertson for fanning the flames of misunderstanding and hatred...
  • October 11, 2004

    US Christians target poverty

    -Oct 11, 2004

    Christians of different backgrounds from acro

    US Christians target poverty -Oct 11, 2004 Christians of different backgrounds from across the United States are endorsing a new Covenant today, seeking agreement to a White House conference on poverty during the new presidential administration's...
  • October 11, 2004

    US Christians target poverty

    -Oct 11, 2004

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    US Christians target poverty -Oct 11, 2004 Author:
  • October 8, 2004

    Evangelicals debate Chalke's Message of Jesus -8/10/04

    A public debate in Westminster has seen St

    Evangelicals debate Chalke's Message of Jesus -8/10/04 A public debate in Westminster has seen Steve Chalke publicly respond to critics of his controversial new book, 'The Lost Message of Jesus'. The publication provoked...