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At Christian Concern we campaign on a wide range of issues that impact our nation. We want to raise a Christian voice of truth and hope in these areas. If you browse the topics we address you will find information, media, news stories and resources that are available for your use.


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April 16th, 2019 | Education, Freedom, Freedom of Speech
After hearing about plans to introduce teaching on LGBT relationships in primary schools, school worker Kristie Higgs took to Facebook to voice her concern to her friends. However, after one of her ‘friends’ saw two of Kristie’s personal posts, she was reported to the headteacher of her school and later sacked for gross misconduct.
April 15th, 2019 |
Aberdeen Life Ethics Society was repeatedly blocked from affiliation with the Aberdeen University's Students' Union due to the union's pro-choice policy.
April 12th, 2019 | Family and Sexual Ethics
The Times recently reported on the resignation of several clinicians from the Gender Identity Service, with claims that the clinic was essentially experimenting on vulnerable children by pushing them into ‘gender transitioning’. Carys Moseley argues that while the debate on the ethics of gender reassignment is opening up, not enough is being done to get to the real truth of the matter.
April 12th, 2019 | Freedom, Freedom of Speech
Another day in court: another assault on our Christian beliefs. Andrea Williams comments on the important case of Felix Ngole and how it shows that key Christian freedoms are at stake: an alignment to LGBT ideology is cutting many people out of public life.
April 12th, 2019 | Abortion, Life and Bioethics
New draft guidelines designed to speed up the abortion process were published today by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE). They advise that women should be able to book an abortion without seeing a GP or having counselling. Tim Dieppe discusses the dangers of introducing these new guidelines.
April 11th, 2019 | Family, Family and Sexual Ethics
Rebekah Moffett, communications officer at Christian Concern, comments on the recent findings by the think tank, Centre for Social Justice, which have revealed that the UK is a ‘world leader’ in family breakdown.
April 10th, 2019 | End of life, Life and Bioethics
Last month, the Royal College of Physicians announced that it would drop its formal stance of opposition to assisted suicide and adopt a neutral stance on the subject. Now, several top committee members have resigned following the controversial move. Tim Dieppe comments on the controversial process involved in their change of stance.
April 9th, 2019 | Family, Family and Sexual Ethics
The UK government has announced that divorce laws in England and Wales are to be overhauled for the first time in nearly 50 years, in another move to undermine the nature of marriage.
April 5th, 2019 | Abortion, Life and Bioethics
Representing Christian Concern, Carys Moseley was invited to give oral evidence at the Human Resource and Social Development Committee of the Parliament of Jamaica at the end of March 2019. Here, she explains what Jamaica can learn from the legalisation of abortion in Britain and how Britain could learn from Jamaica about standing up for the sanctity of life.
April 4th, 2019 | Freedom, Freedom of Speech
In a victory for freedom of speech, Britain’s ‘most arrested’ street preacher, Mike Overd, has walked free from conviction after his fifth prosecution.
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