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Is The Bible More Violent Than The Koran?

As a result of textual analysis it has been asserted that the Old and New Testaments are both more violent than the Koran. The latest video looks at this assertion. Can it really be true that Islam actually is the … Continue reading

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With Whom Do We Unite?

Probably the most interesting thing which has happened during my break is the decision of the Scottish Gay Police Association to demand that Scottish police forces refuse to accept Bibles donated by the Gideons. The grounds for this is that … Continue reading

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God Is The Issue

In Britain we are assured that there is no such thing as a culture war, that is something which only occurs in the USA where rabid right wingers try to cling to the past, or as Obama would have it … Continue reading

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By The Light of The Silvery Moon

In celebration of the 400th anniversary of the Authorised Version the Reverend Geraint ap Iorwerth of St Peter ad Vincula Church, Pennal, burnt some pages of the Bible which he didn’t like and also cut up pages from the Bible … Continue reading

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Birth of Science

“As everybody knows.” When we hear this phrase our first inclination should be to immediately question what everybody knows. One thing that “everybody knows” is that science and Christianity are mutually opposed. Whether it is the schoolboy studying chemistry certain … Continue reading

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It’s Going To Happen

I was wrong, and I’m glad that I was wrong. The great temptation faced by ministers is cynicism, that corrosive corruption of the soul. Continually we encounter people in need and experience teaches that when people want something they will … Continue reading

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Soft Bigotry

Recently we were all condemning Terry Jones for burning a Koran. Politicians and religious leaders, especially in the USA, were lining up to agree with General David Petraeus who said the action was, “hateful, intolerant, extremely disrespectful.” We even had … Continue reading

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