This article The Confused Christian’s Guide to the General Election appeared today in CARE’s online election guide. Click on the above link to get the original…. I’m glad that we don’t have the tradition in the UK church of members of congregations asking their pastors, ‘how should I vote?’ If I was asked I wouldn’t know what to say, other than pray and make your own mind up! … Continue reading The Confused Christian’s Guide to the General Election
“Woe to those who go down to Egypt for help, who rely on horses, who trust in the multitude of their chariots and in the great strength of their horsemen, but do not look to the Holy One of Israel, or seek help from the LORD.” Isaiah 31:1 NIVUK This is the third and final part of my reflections on my struggles … Continue reading Who Can I Vote For? – Part 3 – Who Would Jesus Vote For?
“Terror is nothing other than justice, prompt, stern and inflexible; it is not so much a particular principle as a consequence of the general principle of democracy applied to the most urgent needs of our country … The government of the Revolution is the despotism of liberty against the tyrants. Maximilien Robespierre” (from “A Place of Greater Safety” by Hilary Mantel) So having looked at … Continue reading Who Can I Vote For – Part 2 – The Personalities.
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/the.general.election.scotlands.revolution/53544.htm (Text below) If the result of the General Election in the UK as a whole was somewhat of a surprise and a bit of a bloody nose for the pollsters, the results in Scotland are a revolution. The numbers are staggering. The Scottish National Party has moved from six to 56 seats (out of 59). The Tories retained their one seat in the Scottish … Continue reading The General Election: Scotland’s Revolution
Nepal | Question of Faith: Evil in the world proves there is no God | Armenian Genocide & Gallipoli | Ed Milliband: Islamophobia, Libya & Cameron | Sex & the Church – Pt 2 | Hillary Clinton “religious beliefs…have to be changed.” | Anti-Christian printers | Election predictions. http://www.solas-cpc.org/wp/2015/05/quantum-of-solas-28/ Continue reading Quantum of Solas 28 – Nepal, Armenia, Gallipoli, Ed Milliband on Libya, Sex and the Church, Hilary Clinton and Election Predictions