Sri Lankan Tragedy – Prejudice, Politicians and the Press

Christian Today asked me to write about the reporting of the Sri Lankan attacks on Christians after I tweeted about it.  This is the resultant article  (Photo: Reuters)Police officials and catholic priests stand inside the church after a bomb blast in Negombo, Sri Lanka April 21, 2019. To some extent I blame social media. After every unspeakable terrorist tragedy our political leaders speak. I used … Continue reading Sri Lankan Tragedy – Prejudice, Politicians and the Press

LED 13 – Harvey Weinstein – Juncker in a bar – Bertrand Cantat – Freedom to Steal in London – Flu and Sexual Orientation – The 50th Anniversary of the Abortion Act – Thomas the Tank Engine – The Threat to Freedom of Speech – Juan Mata

My biggest problem with this weeks Light Engaging Darkness is what to leave out….there is so much going on…..but I hope the following selection is helpful to you…. Lets begin with the biggest story of the week (at least on the BBC where five days in a row it was the headline story. 1) Harvey Weinstein  The fall of the Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein is … Continue reading LED 13 – Harvey Weinstein – Juncker in a bar – Bertrand Cantat – Freedom to Steal in London – Flu and Sexual Orientation – The 50th Anniversary of the Abortion Act – Thomas the Tank Engine – The Threat to Freedom of Speech – Juan Mata

America the Ugly, America the Beautiful

Watching the second Presidential debate (which was anything but ‘presidential’) left me with a feeling of depression, nausea and sorrow for my American friends. With a population of 324,769,696 these are the two candidates to be President?!   It was an ugly debate and it showed the ugly side of both America and humanity.   On the actual debate side Trump was a clear winner, but the … Continue reading America the Ugly, America the Beautiful

Quantum of Solas 38 – Cecil the Lion | Planned Parenthood baby parts scandal | Hillary and Trump | China Crisis? | Solas Magazine | Great British Bake Off.

Quantum of Solas 38 – Cecil the Lion | Planned Parenthood baby parts scandal | Hillary and Trump | China Crisis? | Solas Magazine | Great British Bake Off. Economics, Politics, Ecology, Music, Ethics, Publishing and Baking – and all in 17 minutes…enjoy… Continue reading Quantum of Solas 38 – Cecil the Lion | Planned Parenthood baby parts scandal | Hillary and Trump | China Crisis? | Solas Magazine | Great British Bake Off.

Quantum of Solas 28 – Nepal, Armenia, Gallipoli, Ed Milliband on Libya, Sex and the Church, Hilary Clinton and Election Predictions

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