Tag: UK

58 crimes committed in Cumbria churches in one year

This is an increase of 11 crimes from the previous year. Cumbria is one of six county forces to record an increase.

Church leaders react to fatal stabbing of British MP David Amess

Cardinal Vincent Nichols said he was "shocked and saddened" by the incident, Crux Now reported.

Oxford University condemned the removal pro-life stand at students fair

Oxford Feminist Society considers the pro-life organisation as a  "threat to the safety, health, and autonomy of women"

British nurse fired for refusing to remove cross necklace

Later that year, Mrs. Onuoha was demoted from her position as a nurse to a receptionist for wearing a cross.

British stutents receive threats for their pro-life initiatives

Devon and Cornwall police, as well as university authorities, have been informed of the threats. 

Man charged with murdering a young Christian in England

Witnesses say the victim was handing out leaflets for his church at the time of the attack.

London street preacher alleges police confronted him for "homophobic language"

There have been many other reported cases of Christian preachers being confronted in England.

Wales "LGBTQ+ Action Plan" may put pastors at risk of prosecution

Earlier this summer, an American pastor was arrested in London while preaching that “homosexuality is a sin.”

New law threatens pastor’s religious freedom in Wales

The government admits that the draft plan to ban conversion therapy practices "may restrict religious freedoms"