Category Archives: Law

Biblical Justice vs. Human Justice

http://missionyear.org/shawncasselberry/biblical-justice-vs-human-justice/ I’m afraid we don’t understand what justice is. I think many of us get our idea of justice from Hollywood action movies (getting even with our enemy) or episodes of Law and Order (giving the bad guy what they … Continue reading

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IPP and practicality…. not!

A Completely Predictable Mess from The Magistrate’s Blog by Bystander Team This blog wrote some years ago about the mismanagement of IPP (Indefinite for Public Protection) sentences. After five years and more in which everyone in the system could forsee … Continue reading

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The Church of England, and it’s own machinery……

Below is the whole article…. the only change by myself is to the title……….   from God and Politics in the UK by Gillan @ God and Politics in the UK Well it’s been a little over a week now … Continue reading

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If Bob Diamond wants to restore Barclays he should take a look in his Bible….

from God and Politics in the UK by Gillan @ God and Politics in the UK Back in November of last year Bob Diamond, the chief executive of Barclays, delivered the inaugural Radio 4 Today Business Lecture.  This is part … Continue reading

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But mummy, he hasn’t got anything on!

An excellent post found at http://bishopalan.blogspot.co.uk/2012/04/but-mummy-he-hasnt-got-anything-on.html One way Bishops can respond to the government’s consultation on gay marriage is sitting on our hands, staring out the window, going ho-hum, hoping that the whole thing will just go away. Yesterday the … Continue reading

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Peter Cruddas’ integrity failure….

Peter Cruddas’ failure and our longing for integrity by Gillan @ God and Politics in the UK Peter Cruddas has let himself down, he’s let the Conservatives down, he’s let politics down.  In fact he’s let all of us down. … Continue reading

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A Hoodie quoting the Bible in Congress and being kicked out

Will we ever see hoodie wearing MPs quoting the Bible? by Gillan @ God and Politics in the UK Can you imagine this ever happening in the UK Parliament?  Democratic Congressman, Bobby Rush, donned a hoodie on the floor of … Continue reading

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