Evangelical Christian reported to police for hate crime over Living in Love and Faith comments

Rev Alex Clare-Young (r)A transgender priest has reported an evangelical Christian to police for hate speech over comments he made in a video responding to the Church of England's Living in Love and Faith process. Rev Alex Clare-Young, who transitioned from female to male and is married to a woman, Jo, are ministers in the... Read more

Al Mohler Says Trump’s Rigged Election Comments Are ‘Endangering’ His Legacy | RELEVANT

Al Mohler, president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, made waves this year when he pivoted on his 2016 stance against President Donald Trump, who he called at the time “the Great Evangelical Embarrassment.” Mohler came around on Trump over the course of his administration and even voted for him in this year’s election, explaining that... Read more

Mohler: Trump Is ‘Endangering’ His Legacy and America’s Reputation with Rigged Election Comments

Mohler: Trump Is 'Endangering' His Legacy and America's Reputation with Rigged Election Comments Seminary president and theologian Albert Mohler on Monday called comments by President Trump about the election troubling and said Trump is endangering his legacy by labeling the vote-counting rigged.Mohler, president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Ky., made the comments on... Read more

Pope’s comments on gay civil unions were taken out of context – Vatican official

(Photo: Reuters)Recently released comments by Pope Francis seemingly supporting civil unions for same-sex couples were "edited" and not given "necessary contextualization," according to a Vatican official. Last month, a documentary titled "Francesco" premiered in Rome, Italy, and seemed to show the pontiff expressing support for the blessing of civil unions for same-sex couples. "Homosexual people... Read more

Southern Baptists distance themselves from Trump’s ‘stand back and stand by’ comments

Donald Trump during his fiery presidential debate with Joe Biden in which he refused to condemn white supremacists(Photo: CNBC)Senior officers of the Southern Baptist Convention reaffirmed the denomination's repudiation of white supremacy as a "scheme of the devil" Wednesday after a controversial call by President Donald Trump to far-right activists to "stand back and stand... Read more

‘I Love JK Rowling’ poster removed from Edinburgh train station after trans comments

Feminist campaigner Kellie-Jay Keen with her billboard that cost 1,200 to display before it was removed.(Photo: Instagram/Kellie-Jay Keen)A poster saying 'I Love JK Rowling' has been removed from Edinburgh's main train station after the Harry Potter author criticised trans ideology.  Network Rail Scotland, which manages Waverley station, confirmed the decision on Twitter.  The advert was put... Read more

Boris Johnson challenged over ‘outrageous’ care home comments

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was strongly criticised for his care home commentsReutersBoris Johnson was wrong to accuse care homes of not following procedures during the coronavirus crisis, Louise Morse, of Pilgrims' Friend Society has said.  The Prime Minister has been under pressure to apologise over his comments earlier this week when he said: "We... Read more

Wheaton College Dismisses Chaplain Due to Comments of ‘Racial and Sexual Nature’

Wheaton College Dismisses Chaplain Due to Comments of 'Racial and Sexual Nature' Wheaton College said Friday it had dismissed its chaplain due to inappropriate comments and actions of a racial and sexual nature.Wheaton College President Philip Ryken said in a Friday email to the college community that chaplain Timothy Blackmon had been dismissed... Read more

Ed Stetzer Calls Out Misogyny in the Church after Degrading Comments from Church Leaders Surface

Ed Stetzer Calls Out Misogyny in the Church after Degrading Comments from Church Leaders Surface A debate on the role of women leaders in the church has resurfaced after social media pages revealed some complementarians privately decrying author Aimee Byrd.In a Facebook group called Geneva Commons, elders from the Orthodox Presbyterian Church and... Read more

Louie Giglio apologises again over ‘white blessing’ comments as Lecrae tells fans he ‘wasn’t OK’ with it

Louie Giglio was strongly criticised over his comments on racism during a conversation with Lecrae and Dan Cathy(Photo: Instagram/Louie Giglio)Louie Giglio has issued a video message apologising "from my heart" after he said "white privilege" should be re-dubbed "white blessing". The Passion Conference founder sparked outrage after making the comments during a conversation about race with black... Read more

Louie Giglio Has Posted a New Video Saying He Is ‘Deeply Sorry’ for His ‘White Blessing’ Comments | RELEVANT Magazine

On Monday, a clip of Louie Giglio, Lecrae and Chick-fil-a CEO Dan Cathy talking about racism began circulating in which Giglio came under enormous criticism for suggesting that “white privilege” could be renamed “white blessing.” There was some confusion over the exact intent of what he said, but the impact was certainly a painful... Read more

Louie Giglio apologises for ‘white blessing’ comments

Louie Giglio discussing race with Lecrae and Dan Cathy(Photo: Instagram/Louie Giglio)Louie Giglio has apologised after suggesting that 'white privilege' instead be called "white blessing". The Passion City Church pastor made the comments during a sit-down conversation on race with rap artist Lecrae and Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy. He said that white Americans understood "the curse that was... Read more

JK Rowling stands by comments on women’s rights after fierce backlash

Author JK Rowling(Photo: Reuters)JK Rowling is standing her ground over comments on women's rights after facing fierce criticism over her response to an article that referred to "people who menstruate".On Saturday, the Harry Potter author tweeted: "I'm sure there used to be a word for those people. Someone help me out. Wumben? Wimpund? Woomud?"Since then, she has... Read more

Pastor wins religious discrimination case over gay comments

Rev George HargreavesThe pastor who penned Sinitta's hit song "So Macho" has won a religious discrimination case at employment tribunal. Rev George Hargreaves claimed he was shunned at work after an exchange with a colleague about homosexuality. When his colleague, Elizabeth Akano, commented that "people are born gay", Rev Hargreaves told her that "paedophiles make the same... Read more

Drew Brees Apologizes for American Flag Comments: I ‘Completely Missed the Mark’

Drew Brees Apologizes for American Flag Comments: I 'Completely Missed the Mark' New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees apologized Thursday for earlier comments about disrespecting the flag, saying he completely missed the mark and stands with the black community in the fight against systemic racial injustice and police brutality.Brees apology on Instagram came... Read more

Al Mohler Says Comments He Made About Slavery on a 1998 CNN Interview Were ‘Stupid’ | RELEVANT Magazine

Religion News Service has resurfaced some comments about slavery made by the longtime president of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Al Mohler. In a 1998 interview onLarry King Live, Mohler said that the Bible doesn’t endorse slavery, but says it does command slaves to obey their masters. When pressed on whether or not that... Read more

Watch the Makers of the Christian Film Trade Ship-Up Religion Primarily based Learn Nasty Feedback | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] Again within the spring of 2019, The Hollywood Reporter wrote about a brand new film that may satirize the Christian movie trade by specializing in two fool associates who notice that every one faith-based movies make buckets of money after which got down to make one such film of their very own. ... Read more

Beto O’Rourke’s Tax-Exemption Feedback Draw Widespread Criticism | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] Final Thursday, Democratic presidential candidates convened in Los Angeles, California for a discussion board on LGBTQ rights. All of the candidates spoke out in assist of the LGBTQ neighborhood and contenders like Elizabeth Warren and Pete Buttigieg unveiled plans for his or her intention to push for LGBTQ equality whereas balancing points... Read more