God, the World and Stuff: Science and Faith

Does science disprove religion?

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Do we need religion in an age of science? How did the world come into being? Can you be a scientist and have a faith in God? RE:quest spoke to theologian and chemistry graduate Dr. Krish Kandiah and asked him what he thinks.

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Prophetic Art

Can art be used to minister to people?

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Julia Powell paints. She believes that the inspiration for her work comes from God and in particular His desire to demonstrate His love for all people. Julia claims that her art comes out of her faith and she claims: “I wouldn’t say my art is realist. […]

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Encountering God – One Christian’s experience

Does God interact with people today?

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The Bible describes how Jesus spent lots of time healing people. The Book of Acts describes how the first disciples and church leaders did the same. Many Christians believe that God wants them to pray for people to be healed today. Aliss Cresswell is an […]

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Jesus

Who is Jesus?

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You could say that what Christians believe about Jesus Christ is the most important thing in the Christian faith. After all, he had a whole religion named after him! But who was he, and just why is he so special? Think about what you already […]

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Reflections

Discover what Christians believe about different issues

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In these films Christians from many different backgrounds discuss from firsthand experience key ethical issues as well as exploring what impact their views have on their own lives. The issues covered are: 1. The environment 2. Crime 3. Alcohol & Drugs 4. Ethics 5. IVF 6. […]

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Shrove Tuesday

What are the origins of this day?

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Shrove Tuesday is actually the day before Lent begins, the day before Ash Wednesday. It is a day of preparation for Lent. Today it is often known as Pancake Day. Shrove comes from the old word ‘shrive’, which means to confess the things you have done […]

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Meet a Christian…

What unites Christians?

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Christians come in all different shapes and sizes, but they do have one thing in common – they believe in Jesus Christ as somebody special who has changed their life. Hear some stories here.

God, the World and Stuff: the Cross

Why is Jesus' death so significant?

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God, the World and Stuff: the Cross

Why is Jesus' death so significant?

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How can an event that happened 2ooo years ago many miles way make a difference to anybody’s life today? RE:quest spoke to theologian Dr. Krish Kandiah about what makes Jesus’ death on the cross such an important part of Christian belief.

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God, the World and Stuff: The Bible

Is the Bible true?

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Is the Bible true? What does true even mean? Is the Bible trustworthy? RE:quest spoke to the President of the London School of Theology, Dr. Krish Kandiah, to hear his perspective on these questions.

God, the World and Stuff: the Existence of God

Is God real?

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Does God exist? How can you know? What is God like? Do Christians worship one God or three? RE:quest caught up with theologian Dr. Krish Kandiah and asked him what he thinks.

Faith inspired art.

How has their faith inspired these artists and their work?

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Faith inspired art.

How has their faith inspired these artists and their work?

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Do you enjoy art? Do you paint or draw? Do you play a musical instrument or dance? If so where do you get your inspiration from? In these films two artists explain how their faith has inspired their art. In the first film, Julia is […]

40 Acts

What does Lent look like in the 21st century?

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40 Acts

What does Lent look like in the 21st century?

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Lent: 40 days of fasting, saying sorry and preparing to celebrate one of the biggest Christian festivals of the year – Easter. At least, this is how Christians have spent Lent over hundreds of years. But these days, many people are living Lent a little bit differently. Stewardship is […]

Christianity Basically: Church

What exactly is meant by Church?

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Christianity Basically: Church

What exactly is meant by Church?

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What would be your answer to the question: ‘What is Church?’ Would you instantly think about a church building – maybe with a cross on it and stained glass windows around it? For many of us this is what we would automatically think about. Would […]

Art and the Christian Faith – Catherine Stephenson

What is the relationship between art and faith? Does one come out of the other?

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Art and the Christian Faith – Catherine Stephenson

What is the relationship between art and faith? Does one come out of the other?

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Can faith inspire art? How can art be a reflection of your faith? What inspires art? What is the relationship between art and worship? Christian artist, Catherine Stephenson, considers these and other questions surrounding her faith and her art.