Tuesday , 17 May 2022

Tag Archives: United States

Terrorism: Don’t Be Scared, Go Outside

Love and and life is the best answer to terrorism

I think when terrorism and other terrible tragedies happen, fear takes hold of people. In recent history we have seen an attempted coup staged in Turkey. In France an armed man drove a truck through a crowd, killing 84 people. There have been numerous mass shootings in America, including the Orlando attack which cost the lives of 49 LGBTI people. ...

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US Supreme court rules marriage equality nationwide

US Supreme Court

The United Sates Supreme Court has made a historic ruling instituting marriage equality nationwide annulling any local state-bans. In essence the court ruled that same-sex couples have the constitutional right to marry nationwide, and that individual states cannot oppose this right. The US Supreme Court ruled by 5-4 votes requiring all 50 states and all U.S. territories to recognise all legally-performed marriages ...

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Pro-equality Bishop to visit Glasgow

A controversial bishop is to deliver a lecture at a Glasgow church next week. John Shelby Spong, who served as the Episcopal Bishop of Newark between 1979 and 2000, will be speaking at Cairns Church in Milgavie on Thursday 11th June. He will be addressing the dangers of Biblical literalism, which he considers have been responsible for many prejudicial attitudes ...

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