Chatalle Edmunds. Premier 21 December 2020
This is the seventh Christmas that 11-year-old Fakhri is celebrating away from home, his church and his friends. Fakhri and many other children who fled Mosul, Iraq, with their families years ago, barely remember what their homes looked like.
Open Doors on Christian Today. 26 December 2020
Shutdown of churches and ban on weddings during Covid crisis has cost Church of England ‘£150MILLION’ and could trigger a cull of parishes –
Steve Doughty. Daily Mail. 26 December 2020
“How still we see thee lie”: Bethlehem lockdown keeps Christian pilgrims and tourists away – Premier
Kelly Valencia. Premier News. 24 December 2020
Ravi Zacharias International Ministries (RZIM) notified staff, donors, and supporters on Wednesday that there is "convincing and credible" evidence that Ravi Zacharias “engaged in sexual misconduct over the course of many years.”
Dabuiel Silliman. Christianity Today. 23 December 2020
Boyd Tonkin. UnHerd. 23 December 2020
This is the text of the sermon preached today (Christmas Day) in Canterbury Cathedral, Kent, England - the mother church of the Anglican Communion.
Harriet Sherwood. Guardian 24 December 2020
Kevin Rawlinson. Guardian 25 December 2020
"God fills our lives with love and knows what we suffer," the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby will say in an online Midnight Mass highlighting those bereaved and feeling anxious and isolated over the festive season.
Church of England website 24 December 2020
Christian Today. 24 December 2020
A Christmas Message from Archbishop Stephen Than Myint Oo, Archbishop of Myanmar and Bishop of Yangon
Tom Holland, UnHerd. 24 December 2020
Tom Holland UnHerd. 23 December 2020
Marcus Jones. Premier 23 December 2020
Christmas letter from Pope Francis, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby and Church of Scotland Moderator Martin Fair to South Sudan’s political leaders
A Christmas Letter from Pope Francis, the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, and the (Presbyterian) Church of Scotland Moderator Martin Fair to South Sudan's Political Leaders
The Archbishop of Canterbury has joined the Pope and the Moderator of the Church of Scotland in praying for peace in South Sudan.
A Christmas Message from Archbishop Geoffrey Smith, Primate of the Anglican Church of Australia and Archbishop of Adelaide
“The image of the invisible God”: The Incarnation and the practice early Christian philanthropy – ABC Relgion & Ethics
Early Christian philanthropy was deeply informed by the theological concept of the imago Dei, the conviction that humans were created in the image of God — a belief that Christianity had taken over from Judaism.
Gary Ferngren. ABC Relgion & Ethics. 18 December 2020
Last year my wife and I went to Germany where I conducted the marriage of two young friends. Just before lockdown. Recently they had their first baby (called Niamh – no idea how the Germans will pronounce it) and there is much rejoicing in the arrival in the world of this dependent little person.And in that word ‘dependent’ we get a hint of what we might expect from Christmas this year
Bishop Nick Baines artilce for The Yorkshire Post. 22 December 2020