Why I agree with the National Secular Society, for once

The UK Parliament is currently debating the Local Authority (Religious etc. Observances) Bill. It was introduced as a Private Members Bill by the Conservative MP Jake Berry, who recently said that it provided "freedom to pray and to hold prayers at the start of council meetings, should that local authority wish to do so." at …

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A prayer about the Equal Marriage Bill in Scotland. And beyond.

Today, the Scottish Parliament debate and vote on the Equal Marriage Bill. This is a bill which has seen divisions widened in Scottish society and the Church as well. For Biblical reasons (which I may expand upon at another time) I support the bill. However, there are many within the Church who, for equally valid, …

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