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Archbishop Of Canterbury Refuses To Explain Why He Opposes Same-Sex Marriage - VIDEO

6 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Canterbury, England, has refused to discuss the reasons behind his opposition to same-sex marriage

Thomas a Becket and the CIA Torture Report

In the year 1170, King Henry II was engaged in a furious power struggle with Thomas a Becket, the Archbishop of Canterbury. Becket had been a close ally of the king, who had appointed him to reform the Church and cede more power to the throne. Show More Summary

Britain Should Stay in EU, Says Ex-Archbishop of Canterbury

Former Archbishop of Canterbury Lord Williams has waded into the debate on Britain’s membership of the European Union, voicing his support for the country remaining part of the bloc. The controversial cleric even indicated that he may...Show More Summary

Anglican leader says plight of hungry in Britain more shocking than in Africa

2 weeks agoReligion : FaithWorld

The Archbishop of Canterbury has said he found seeing the hungry in Britain to be less serious but more shocking than the plight of those starving in some places in Africa.

Don't Let The State Ruin Food Banks, Says Pioneer

One of the pioneers of British Food Banks has hit out at the Archbishop of Canterbury's call for them to be nationalised as part of a new government department called Feeding Britain. Robin Aitken, who set-up the Oxford Food Bank, said...Show More Summary

Archbishop of Canterbury Backs Calls for National Food Bank Service

The Archbishop of Canterbury has backed a report calling on the government to spend at least £150 million on food banks. Writing in the Mail on Sunday he has said that “hunger stalks large parts of our country.” However, a number ofShow More Summary

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Sunday 7 Dec 2014

ARCHBISHOP STUNNED BY UK HUNGER The Archbishop of Canterbury says he was left more shocked by the plight of Britain's hunger-stricken poor than suffering in African refugee camps. The Most Rev Justin Welby said food is being wasted at "astonishing" levels across the UK despite the fact that hunger "stalks large parts" of the country. Show More Summary

Church of England 'May Split' Over Gay Marriage, Warns Archbishop

The Church of England may split despite the Archbishop of Canterbury’s best efforts to hold it together, as the views of evangelical men and the rest of the Anglican Communion are drifting further apart over issues such as gay marriage and abortion. Show More Summary

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

2 months 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

3 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

3 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.

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