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Meet our New President

Meet our New President

His Grace Bishop Angaelos, General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the UK, is to be our new President. Bishop Angaelos replaces Dr Richard Chartres, former Bishop of London, who is retiring after 6 years in the role.

Beating billion-dollar corruption

Beating billion-dollar corruption

A Ugandan woman judge who has fought large-scale corruption head-on was one of the inspirational stories of this year’s ABLI – the African Biblical Leadership Initiative.

Time to rethink leadership in Africa – top judge

Time to rethink leadership in Africa – top judge

African Christians must rise up into positions of power – and see it as a calling to serve.

African – the future face of Christianity

African – the future face of Christianity

African Christianity is set to become the face of the faith around the world. By 2050, 40 per cent of the world’s Christians will be African, the African Biblical Leadership Initiative (ABLI Forum) was told.

Poetry Competition

Poetry Competition

Enter our competition on the theme of 'freedom' for National Poetry Day and be in with a chance of winning 'Prayers, Texts and Tears'.

Exhibition celebrates life and work of pioneer translator

Exhibition celebrates life and work of pioneer translator

Wales has a grand history of Christianity and in October, there’s a chance to celebrate the life and work of William Salesbury.

Youth – you are the leaders now

Youth – you are the leaders now

Africa’s youth are not just the leaders of tomorrow, but the leaders of today, Wepnyu Yembe Njamnshi told the African Biblical Leadership Initiative (ABLI Forum).

ABLI forum aims to tackle corruption in Africa

ABLI forum aims to tackle corruption in Africa

How to tackle the widespread problem of corruption is a key theme for this year's African Biblical Leadership Initiative (ABLI) forum, in Cameroon.

Taking love to the least privileged

Taking love to the least privileged

Two small boys are signing the 10 commandments, their faces animated, their hands moving fast.

Q&A Searchlight Theatre

Q&A Searchlight Theatre

Actors David Robinson and Michael Taylor of Searchlight Theatre are the duo taking the first 90 chapters of the Bible to the stage in 90 minutes. We caught up with them to find out what inspired Would you Adam and Eve it?

QUIZ: Back to work

QUIZ: Back to work

The summer holidays are drawing to a close. For many of us that means ironing shirts, checking emails and heading back to work. But before you do why not test your knowledge of careers in the Bible?

Pray for schools

Pray for schools

With children, teachers and parents preparing for the start of the new school year, Back to School Sunday and Education Sunday are brilliant opportunities to pray for schools and for the next generation.

Bible Out And About competition winner

Bible Out And About competition winner

This summer we held a photo competition to celebrate reading the Bible wherever you are. The results are in and the winner is…

What these amazing Iraqi women are doing with this ISIS insult

What these amazing Iraqi women are doing with this ISIS insult

Many Christians in the west changed their social media profile pictures to the Arabic 'n' sign in solidarity with Christians persecuted by ISIS. But now these Iraqi Christians have found another use for the sign...

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