UK News Briefing

  • July 15, 2004

    Justice and peace activists gather to tackle injustice

    -15/7/04

    More than 300 Justice an

    Justice and peace activists gather to tackle injustice -15/7/04 More than 300 Justice and Peace activists from around England and Wales will gather tomorrow for a three-day conference looking at the role of the Catholic church in tackling injustice...
  • July 15, 2004

    Church teams up with Liverpool FC

    -15/7/04

    The Church of Ireland is to bring 150 boys an

    Church teams up with Liverpool FC -15/7/04 The Church of Ireland is to bring 150 boys and girls together for a three-day football coaching bonanza, with appearances being made by representatives from Liverpool FC, the FA and Worthington cup. The...
  • July 14, 2004

    'God is Black' says former Methodist President

    -14/7/04

    Revd Dr Inderjit Bhogal, Past

    'God is Black' says former Methodist President -14/7/04 Revd Dr Inderjit Bhogal, Past President of the Methodist Conference, promises controversy and celebration at Roots and Routes, an International Conference on Black Theology, to be held this...
  • July 14, 2004

    New Christian academy rejects creationism as 'rubbish'

    -14/7/04

    A new Christian academ

    New Christian academy rejects creationism as 'rubbish' -14/7/04 A new Christian academy which unlike many church schools will operate a truly inclusive admission's policy has said that it will not be teaching creationism because such a view is '...
  • July 14, 2004

    New prayer for C of E 'blames church for anti-Semitism'

    -14/7/04

    New prayers recommend

    New prayer for C of E 'blames church for anti-Semitism' -14/7/04 New prayers recommended for use in the Church of England will turn Christians into ìscapegoatsî for anti-Semitism, a senior bishop has said, according to the Times newspaper. The...
  • July 13, 2004

    Christian Aid speaks out over support for sex workers

    -13/7/04

    Christian Aid has spoken

    Christian Aid speaks out over support for sex workers -13/7/04 Christian Aid has spoken out about its support for sex workers in Asia. EMPOWER, an organisation of sex workers in Thailand and a Christian Aid partner, invited sex workers from 12...
  • July 13, 2004

    Christians say Government spending review will lead to fairer finance

    -13/7/04

    This wee

    Christians say Government spending review will lead to fairer finance -13/7/04 This weekís Spending Review by the Chancellor Gordon Brown has been welcomed by Christian agencies campaigning for fairer finance. Specifically, Debt on our Doorstep, a...
  • July 13, 2004

    hristians battling the decline of Christendom launched an assault on the Royal Mail yesterday demanding that snowmen, parcels and snowflakes be dropped from its Christmas stamps and only religious themes used in future.

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  • July 13, 2004

    Churches announce conference to move beyond violence

    -13/7/04

    Churches Together in Brita

    Churches announce conference to move beyond violence -13/7/04 Churches Together in Britain and Ireland have announced a major conference to mark the World Council of Churches' Decade to Overcome Violence 2001-2010. Christians in Wales, Ireland,...
  • July 13, 2004

    Christian agency gets go ahead for truly inclusive school

    -13/7/04

    Oasis has been given

    Christian agency gets go ahead for truly inclusive school -13/7/04 Oasis has been given the go-ahead to sponsor a City Academy secondary with a fully inclusive admissions policy following proposals put forward by the Christian charity to the...