All Premier Christianity articles in May 2016

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    Reviews

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    Q&A: Phil Wickham

    2016-04-15T00:00:00Z

    The writer of ‘You’re beautiful’ and ‘This is amazing grace’ talks to Sam Hailes about his new album, Children of God

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    The Making of The Stations

    2016-04-15T00:00:00Z

    Last month, Premier Christianity’s major project retold the story of Christ’s journey to the cross through the images of today’s refugees. Justin Brierley retraces the journey that led to the groundbreaking exhibition and feature   

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    Mind The Gap

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    Tim Bechervaise says it’s time to inject a sense of adventure into our daily commute

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    The Festivals: A Who's Who Guide

    2016-04-15T00:00:00Z

    We profile the famous faces that will be appearing at this summer’s Christian festivals Words:

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    Elaine Storkey

    2016-04-15T00:00:00Z

    Sam Hailes meets prolific academic and Christian feminist, Dr Elaine Storkey

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    David Wood: From Nihilism To New Life

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    As a young atheist, David Wood rebelled against society’s moral values and attempted to murder his father. In prison, his arguments with a Christian led him to salvation 

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    Did God Punish Jesus on the Cross?

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    The doctrine of penal substitutionary atonement has divided Christians in recent years. David Instone-Brewer takes a fresh look at what the Bible says  

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    Jesus vs The Bible

    2016-04-15T00:00:00Z

    Evangelicals can be guilty of forgetting that scripture and the Savior are dual authorities – and instead pit them against one another  Robert Keay asks whether we can end the war

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    GO AWAY

    2016-04-15T00:00:00Z

    ‘You’re doing what?’ My interrogator, his voice shrill and appalled, his nose wrinkled with disdain, stared at me with a mixture of shock and pity.

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    Micha Jazz: How God put me back together after my world imploded

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    Sam Hailes talks to Dr Micha Jazz about how his wife’s death led to spiritual transformation

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    People in the News

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    Study suggests fewer people believe in God, but more believe in an afterlife Research from Florida Atlantic University discovered a threefold increase in the number of people who consider themselves to be atheists. However, the percentage believing in life after death rose from 76% to 79%. Psychology professor at ...

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    The Missing Link

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    Recent statements from Orthodox rabbis and the Catholic Church on Jewish-Christian relationships have been greeted as a step forward for interfaith relations. Messianic Jew Richard Harvey examines what was said    

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    Feedback

    2016-04-14T00:00:00Z

    Visiting The Stations Walking into the crypt of St Martin-in the- Fields on Monday night to see The Stations installation, I didn’t really know what to expect. After being confronted with a steady stream of footage of the refugee crisis, I’m ashamed to say that my compassion ...

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    Liverpool Hosts Stations of the Resurrection Exhibition

    2016-04-14T00:00:00Z

    Artist Rob Floyd has brought his distinctive painting style to Liverpool Cathedral with an exhibition entitled Stations of the Resurrection. It follows on from his acclaimed Stations of the Cross work previously on display at Manchester Cathedral. Floyd says: ‘Painting has always been my means with which to attempt to ...

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    Instant Gratification: The Disease Of Now

    2016-04-14T00:00:00Z

    The age of the smartphone allows instant connection and 24-hour availability. Jamie Cutteridge explores its impact

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    Study Claims Empty Churches Do Not Signify Decline in Christianity

    2016-04-14T00:00:00Z

    The Christian community in the UK could be larger than previously thought, according to a new book called The Invisible Church (St Andrew Press), which is based on research from the Church of Scotland.

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    Christians Targeted in Brussels and Lahore

    2016-04-14T00:00:00Z

    Faith leaders in Brussels and Lahore have spoken about the risks to Christians from extremists in their cities.

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    Barbara Greer crowned Premier’s Mum of the Year

    2016-04-14T00:00:00Z

    Barbara Greer has been crowned Premier’s Mum of the Year 2016. She was nominated by her friend Nicole Hardy on behalf of her 11-year-old autistic son Jack. 

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    Trump Is Forcing Americans To Rethink Their Evangelicalism

    2016-04-14T00:00:00Z

    Christian activist Shane Claiborne spoke to Jamie Cutteridge about capital punishment, Donald Trump and the US evangelicals who have lost track of Jesus