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Former Archbishop of Canterbury: Let Primary School Teachers Wear the Niqab

Former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams has again courted controversy, by opining that primary school teachers should be allowed to wear the niqab, or veil, while teaching. During an interview with the Christian think-tank Theos,...Show More Summary

'Witch marks' found in 17th-century English home

Archaeologists have uncovered some unusual carvings on the floorboards of Knole, a historic home in Kent, England. The Knole site was acquired by the Archbishops of Canterbury in the 15th Century, and it was given to Henry VIII and remodeled in the 17th century. Show More Summary

Archbishop of Canterbury warns against racist rhetoric in immigration debate

3 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

The Archbishop of Canterbury warned against a rise in racist language in Britain amid a growing political debate over immigration. “What we are seeing is an upsurge of minor racist, anti-Semitic, anti-Islamic, anti-foreigner xenophobic — not major things, just comments being...

He’s On To Something: Anglican Archbishop Justin Welby Sometimes Thinks That God Doesn’t Exist

Let's give him props for honesty:The archbishop of Canterbury -- the spiritual leader of the world's 80 million Anglican Christians -- has admitted he sometimes doubts whether God actually exists. Justin Welby made the comments during...Show More Summary

Church of England Leader Welby Admits Doubts in God's Existence, But Says Doubt is Ok

Church of England leader the Most Rev Justin Welby has admitted in a recent interview that he sometimes has doubts in God's existence. The Archbishop of Canterbury stressed, however, that there is room for doubt in faith, and that God remains faithful even when people are not.

UK’s No 1 Churchman ‘Doubts’ God

2 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Canterbury, says there are moments he thinks, “Is there a God” and “Where is God?” His thoughtful words should shock no-one.

Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God

2 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Justin Welby tells BBC radio interviewer there are moments when he doubts – but he is certain about the existence of Jesus The archbishop of Canterbury has admitted to having doubts about the existence of God and disclosed that on a recent morning jog with his dog he questioned why the Almighty had...

“Is there a God? Where is God?”: Archbishop of Canterbury admits to moments of doubt

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, tells an audience that he too has moments of dout

Archbishop of Canterbury questions God's existence

Credits: ABBAS MOMANI/AFP/Getty Images Justin Welby admits he sometimes doubts the existence of God, but he is certain about Jesus One-Minute Read Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 2:46pm The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby last weekend gave a powerful statement about his recent doubts over the existence of God. Show More Summary

Former Archbishop of Canterbury: Britons Fighting for ISIS Must Be Denied Civilized Society; Revoke British Jihadists' Passport

Former Archbishop of Canterbury, Lord Carey, writes in an op-ed piece that the hundreds of Britons fighting for foreign terrorist groups such as ISIS in Iraq must have their passports annulled and that Britain should no longer be ashamed about British identity in the name of "multiculturalism."

The doctrine of causal closure

Let us take a pair of electrons, Eric and Ed. Eric the electron is an electron in the body of Richard Dawkins. Ed is an electron inside the body of the Archbishop of Canterbury. Knowing this, we might know that Ed is far more likely to be inside of an Anglican Church this Sunday morning than is Eric. Show More Summary

At last! An Archbishop of Canterbury recognises that Islamists slaughter Christians

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has just issued a statement about the slaughter of Christians in Iraq that is both brave and perfectly judged. What an outstanding representative of… Continue reading The post At last! An Archbishop of Canterbury recognises that Islamists slaughter Christians appeared first on Spectator Blogs.

Archbishop of Canterbury: Israel Has Right to Self-Defence, Rise in Anti-Semitism 'Unacceptable'

The Church of England's most senior bishop has backed Israel's right to defend itself against Hamas, and condemned the rise in anti-Semitic incidents in Britain. In a statement on his website, Justin Welby says that he "fully accepts...Show More Summary

Morning Roundup 7/15/14

Divorce Shocker; Archbishop of Canterbury and Pope Francis; Domestic Violence Divorce Shocker: Most Marriages Do Make It—Paul Strand Shaunti Feldhahn has a new book. We talked a bit about it here on TBN, but it's another one of those divorce myths. Show More Summary

Head of Church of England hopeful vote will back women bishops

4 months agoReligion : FaithWorld

The Archbishop of Canterbury said he was hopeful that the Church of England's governing body would approve women bishops when it votes on the issue this week.

By supporting assisted dying, Lord Carey has united Christians against it

He didn’t mean to, but Lord Carey, the outspoken and unpopular former Archbishop of Canterbury, may just have carried out a minor miracle. By coming out in the Daily Mail… Continue reading The post By supporting assisted dying, Lord Carey has united Christians against it appeared first on Spectator Blogs.

Lord Carey undermines his successor, again

The former Archbishop of Canterbury, Lord Carey, has changed his mind about ‘assisted dying’ and intends to vote for Lord Falconer’s Bill, which will be debated in Parliament next week.… Continue reading The post Lord Carey undermines his successor, again appeared first on Spectator Blogs.

Lord Carey is wrong: assisted dying is un-Christian

Well, this is both surprising and disappointing: Lord Carey has endorsed the assisted dying bill. It’s surprising because the former Archbishop of Canterbury has long been an advocate of social traditionalism and fostering a pro-life culture. Disappointing because he roots his arguments, imperfectly to say the least, in religious language. He says that opposing the [...]

Elton John Believes Jesus is For Same-Sex Marriage

5 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel

The ever colorful Sir Elton John thinks Pope Francis is "wonderful," Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby is "doing a good job," Vladimir Putin just needs to meet some gay people to soften up, and oh yeah, Jesus? Totally cool with same-sex marriage. Read more...

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