This article first appeared on Premier Christian Blog I kind of expected it, but it still astounds me how some Christians react to something I regard as basic, biblical and obvious. But fascinating to see…what is your reaction? For interest my initial title was “The BBC and the Trojan Horse of Islam” .. Why the BBC should not broadcast Muslim prayer By: David Robertson | 14th … Continue reading Why the BBC should not Broadcast Muslim Prayer
Another week…another BBC mockumentary about wacko right wing fringe ‘Christians’ in the US. The fact that it was put out on BBC 3 means that one could normally just ignore it as would 99% of the rest of the population, but with the I-Player and the internet, this kind of thing soon gets spread around and is used to fuel the anti-Christian self-rightousness of the … Continue reading Is the BBC Christophobic?
This was published on Premier Christianity today – click the link for the original article…I cannot even begin to describe how important this article is for me – and what an impact this documentary made…read it and I hope you will see why… A World Without God: 6 statements in Sally Phillips’ BBC doc that show us where we’re heading By: David Robertson | 8th October 2016 … Continue reading A World Without God -6 statements in Sally Phillips’ BBC doc that show us where we’re heading
The reaction to my letter to Nicola Sturgeon has been very revealing. Especially from the Establishment. The Ultimate April Fool – An Open Letter to Nicola Sturgeon (I wrote a summery article about all of this on the Christian Today website as well – you can get that here Gender Politics and the Gospel Firstly the Media did not really get the point. They … Continue reading Scotland’s Babylon – Who is going to Speak for Scotland’s Children?
I wrote this article yesterday for Premier – see link below – and it has been picked up all over the place. The hounding of the BBC presenter Dan Walker because he is a bible believing Christian, is a classic example of the kind of intolerance I was speaking about at the Scottish Parliament. I have been asked to speak on the BBC about this later … Continue reading Why the Media need to stop Hounding Dan Walker
The Digital Cinema Media Agency (who run Odeon, Cineword and Vue) have banned the above advert from showing in cinemas. Their justification is revealing. “some advertisements – unintentionally or otherwise – could cause offence to those of differing political persuasions, as well as to those of differing faiths and indeed of no faith,” and that “in this regard, DCM treats all political or religious beliefs … Continue reading The Lords Prayer Banned – This is Secular ‘Equality’
Talk Back – BBC Radio Ulster There has been a considerable amount of feedback to this show – broadcast today. Continue reading BBC Radio Ulster – William Crawley, Michael Nugent and David Robertson – Is Christianity holding Northern Ireland Back?
This morning I was asked by the BBC to discuss the devolution of abortion powers to Scotland. You can hear the programme here – Kaye Adams show on Abortion – the abortion discussion is on for the first hour. Given that I have not been feeling too well I thought it would not be the easiest of shows to do – not least because abortion is such an … Continue reading Abortion debate on BBC Radio Scotland
Should the Church apologise for Slavery? Latest article in Christian Today “Apologise and make reparations for slavery”. So went the demand from Sir Hilary Beckles to David Cameron as he prepared to visit Jamaica. In an open letter in the Jamaica Observer, the academic wrote: “You are a grandson of the Jamaican soil who has been privileged and enriched by your forebears’ sins of the … Continue reading Should the Church apologise for Slavery?
Free Church attacks broadcasters’ questioning of new LibDem leader A leading Scottish churchman is accusing UK broadcasters of conducting a witch hunt against new Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron, solely because of his Christian beliefs. The Moderator of the Free Church of Scotland, Rev David Robertson, has been angered by the BBC and Channel 4’s treatment of the politician. He said that BBC Radio Four’s … Continue reading Free Church attacks broadcasters’ questioning of new LibDem leader – Herald article – 22nd July