Tag Archives: Secularism

Inside the Church Without a God

With 700 mostly evangelical places of worship Nashville, Tennessee is often described as the “Protestant Vatican”, but even here a secular church is finding its niche . In the Telegraph: Viewed from the outside, the pointy-roofed building in a suburb … Continue reading

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Secular South Africa?

The Christian Century: Twenty years ago, in 1994, democracy finally came to South Africa, the wealthiest and most powerful nation of sub-Saharan Africa. Most South Africans would agree that the subsequent years have been difficult, and levels of violence and … Continue reading

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Read Bible Favourites to Children, Parents Urged

A new campaign, an initiative of the Bible Society, urges parents to read tales from the Old and New Testaments to their children. The Telegraph has the details: It might not feature boy wizards, magic wardrobes or Hobbits, but its epic cast … Continue reading

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Christendom’s Greatest Cathedral to Become a Mosque

Turkey is reclaiming its jihadi past, while Europe is simultaneously erasing its own Christian heritage. PJ Media: While unrest in Turkey continues to capture attention, more subtle and more telling events concerning the Islamification of Turkey — and not just … Continue reading

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Report: Canadians Turning Away from Organized Religion

Religion News Service reports: A new national study shows that while Canada remains overwhelmingly Christian, Canadians are turning their backs on organized religion in ever greater numbers. Results from the 2011 National Household Survey show that more than two-thirds of Canadians, … Continue reading

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Namibia Mulls Relaunch of Bible Classes in Schools to Counter ‘Moral Decay’

Well, what better answer is there to ‘moral decy’ (sin is what they actually should be calling it but won’t) than a return to the Word of God? In Namibia, as far as I know, Lutheranism is the major denomination.  Namibia … Continue reading

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The Dangerous Religion of Secularism

The Tablet: Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor said that distorted notions of equality, freedom and tolerance are “three monsters on our cultural landscape” that formed part of a new and “very, very dangerous” secular religion. Speaking in Leicester Cathedral yesterday evening, the … Continue reading

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Portugal Cancels Religious Holidays after Vatican Talks

Including Corpus Christi and All Saints’ Day, so as to attempt to boost the country’s aling economy. Portugal is eliminating four holidays to try to boost its economy, the government announced – but only after getting the agreement of the Vatican. The … Continue reading

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UK Society ‘Post-Christian’?

Glasgow — The archbishop of Glasgow has warned that if the government  continues to ignore the wisdom of generations, then society will further descend  into “ethical confusion and moral disintegration.” Archbishop Mario Conti went on to warn that religion is … Continue reading

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Why they Hate the Church

The Catholic Church stands as the principal obstacle to realization of the secularists’ procedural paradise. The conflict will continue… Read on here.  

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