Church of England is in ‘grave spiritual danger’, warns Archbishop

The leader of the Anglican Church in Nigeria has slammed the General Synod of the Church of England for ‘false teaching’ and is warning that it is in ‘grave spiritual danger’. Archbishop Nicholas Okoh’s attack follows the Synod’s decision to back a proposal for services marking new identities for transgender people. Writing to the ‘faithful’ of […]

Ciarán Kelly, head of communications at The Christian Institute

Drag queens may read to Scots primary-aged kids in new initiative

LGBT campaigners have backed a new initiative which involves drag queens reading and singing to primary-aged children. Drag Queen Story Time, inspired by a similar scheme in the US, is now being pushed in the UK, with programmes being developed in Birmingham and Bristol. The first event took place last week at an LGBT pride […]

Anthony Horan, Director of the Scottish Catholic Parliamentary Office

Children facing bullying over pro-marriage and pro-life views in Scotland

School children are being verbally attacked for believing in traditional marriage and upholding the life of the unborn, MSPs have been told. Numerous accounts – including one girl being told she ‘wasn’t a real woman’ because she did not support abortion – were revealed by the Roman Catholic Church in Scotland. Another student was told […]

Archbishops criticised for inviting proposer of Scottish gay-marriage motion to York

A group of the Church of England General Synod’s laity and clergy have been placed in an “invidious” position, they say, by the “entirely wrong” invitation to the Bishop of Edinburgh, the Rt Revd John Armes, to the Synod’s York meeting this weekend. They argue that it looks like an endorsement of the Scottish Episcopal […]

‘Church ministers must marry same-sex couples’, says Swedish PM

Ministers in Sweden’s state church cannot “refuse to marry same-sex couples”, the country’s Prime Minister has said. Stefan Löfven announced that church leaders should be required to marry same-sex couples – even if they disagree with homosexual marriage. The Church of Sweden currently allows its ministers to opt out of weddings, baptisms, and funerals for […]

Catholic church’s anti-bullying strategy sent to Scottish Labour leader

Catholic church’s anti-bullying strategy sent to Scottish Labour leader

The director of the Catholic Parliamentary Office, Anthony Horan, has sent a copy of the Catholic church’s anti-bullying strategy to Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale, after a controversial Tweet in which she suggested “inclusive education” was not supported in Catholic schools. In a message to the Labour leader, Mr Horan said: “Catholic schools challenge discrimination […]

Trainee Catholic priests are ‘hooking up using gay dating app Grindr at Ireland’s top seminary’

Trainee Catholic priests have been meeting up using the gay dating app Grindr at Ireland’s top seminary, it has been claimed. Dublin’s archbishop Dr Diarmuid Martin said he was ‘somewhat unhappy’ about rumours that students at St Patrick’s College in Maynooth were using the app, which he claimed ‘fostered promiscuous sexuality’. The church leader will boycott […]

Kezia Dugdale

Four Scottish party leaders are now out as LGB, as Labour’s Kezia Dugdale comes out

Scottish Labour Party leader Kezia Dugdale has revealed that she has a female partner. Dugdale’s coming out in this interview with the Fabian Society, means four of Scotland’s political party leaders are now out as LGB [lesbian, gay, bisexual]. Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson, Scottish Green Party leader Patrick Harvie and UKIP Scotland leader David […]

Rev David Robertson

‘Gender-fluidity’: Free Kirk accuses Scots political elites of virtue-signalling, indoctrination and demonising opposition

The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Free Church of Scotland has written to Nicola Sturgeon calling for a debate on ‘gender-fluidity’ after the First Minister announced that an SNP Government would ensure Scots could change their gender to something other than male or female. In his letter Rev David Robertson said that the […]

Nicola Sturgeon

Scotland to give legal recognition to people who are neither male nor female

Scotland is set to become one of the first countries in Europe to give legal recognition to people who are neither male nor female. Nicola Sturgeon pledged to reform gender recognition law to “bring it into line with international best practice,” if the SNP returns to power after the May 5 election. The pledge signals […]

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