Court: Christian Photographers Cannot Refuse Gay Ceremonies: Judge said couple “compelled by law to compromise the very religious beliefs that inspire their lives…”

Religious freedom is becoming dangerously restricted in the US he New Mexico Supreme Court has ruled that a small Christian-owned photography business does not have the right to decline on religious grounds to shoot a same-sex commitment ceremony. Scholar Ryan T. Anderson, writing in National Review Online, said the Aug. 22 decision “highlights the increasing [...]

Australia Needs a Referendum on Redefining Marriage

Supporters of same-sex marriage oppose a referendum on the issue in Australia – and it’s because they know it would allow the issue to be robustly debated. Same-sex marriage was a big loser in Australia’s election over the weekend. Former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd sank beneath the waves with his rainbow colours nailed to the [...]

Marriage debate must go to the people (again)

A referendum of the Australian people should decide the future of marriage following a report today that Kevin Rudd may introduce a private members’ bill to redefine it in the new Parliament. Australian Christian Lobby Managing Director Lyle Shelton said the issue of same-sex marriage achieved an incredibly high profile during the election campaign but [...]

Ecumenical Patriarch wider

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Addresses the Issue of Homosexual Marriage

  On September 7, 2013 His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew visited the Holy Cathedral of St. Symeon in Tallinn, Estonia. Early that afternoon, His All-Holiness presided over Vespers Service in the same church, at which time he delivered the Homily. Below is an excerpt of this Homily, in which he addressed the topic of the [...]

CHRISTIAN VALUES CHECKLIST

HOW TO VOTE CHRISTIAN VALUES CHECKLIST

If you wish to make a decision, based on Christian values, for whom to vote for in the upcoming Federal Election be ready for a tough time because it is certainly not an easy task to decipher all the positions of the major parties. To assist you the tables below are a summary of the [...]

GREENS – MOST ANTI CHRISTIAN PARTY

If you wish to make a decision, based on Christian values, for whom to vote for in the upcoming Federal Election be ready for a tough time because it is certainly not an easy task to decipher all the positions of the major parties. To assist you the table below is a summary of the [...]

Kidnapped Syrian bishop in need of medicine

Washington D.C., May 1, 2013 / 12:36 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- No news has emerged of the two kidnapped Orthodox bishops in Syria, more than a week since their disappearance, and reports have now surfaced that one is in grave need of medications for his health conditions. “We still do not know where the two archbishops [...]

Archbishop Stylianos

Archbishop Stylianos Condemns Syrian Bishops Kidnappings

Archbishop Stylianos of Australia expressed his outrage at the kidnapping of two Orthodox Bishops in Syria and said he prays for a good ending, emphasizing the ties of Metropolitan Pavlos with Hellenism and Orthodoxy. Speaking at the Greek Program of Radio SBS, Archbishop Stylianos called the kidnapping an “absurdity” and added that it is the [...]

Patriarch Bartholomew

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Requests the Release of abducted Hierarchs and expresses support to the Patriarchate of Antioch

Apr 25, 2013 CONSTANTINOPLE – According to reports from Mr. Nikos Maginas from the Ecumenical Patriarchate, His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew  had a telephone communication in the evening of Monday, April 22, with His Beatitude Patriarch John of Antioch. Patriarch John expressed his heartfelt thanks for the immediate interest expressed by His All Holiness [...]

Reject Greens Culture of Death: Greg Donnelly MLC

REJECT GREENS CULTURE OF DEATH Greg Donnelly MLC Parliament of New South Wales 29th April 2013   Having failed to obtain the necessary support for physician-assisted suicide/euthanasia legislation in other states and territories the Greens have now turned their attention to New South Wales. Nobody should be surprised. They promised but failed to introduce a [...]