Posts Tagged ‘Violence society and the Church’

Family Violence – Churches must practice what they preach says Bishop Comments 0

Friday, November 18th, 2011
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Challenging the disparity between beliefs and practice in Christian churches is an issue that needs to be addressed according to The Anglican Bishop of Polynesia, the Most Reverend Dr Winston Halapua, who was keynote speaker at the opening of the National Network Meeting on the Elimination of Violence Against Women in Suva. “I do not pretend Read more

Election times and false prophets Comments 0

Friday, November 4th, 2011
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Election times are almost with us. Beware of “millennial cargo cult” politicians!  Why the strange language? Well, it aptly describes a dangerous type of politician and political policy. Millenarian cults are social movements common throughout history. They proclaim for devoted believers the destructive end of one era and the dramatic coming of another more perfect Read more