Issues

Reflections

Discover what Christians believe about different issues

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. Homosexuality

7. Abortion

8 & 9 Science

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Why did one Christian choose to give up alcohol?

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God, the World and Stuff: Science and Faith

Does science disprove religion?

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What is celibacy and why might you decide to be celibate?

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Can I be in the armed forces and still be a Christian?

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Can you be a Christian and be in the armed forces? This is a big question and one that Christians continue to debate, and disagree on even today. In this film one former airman discusses what he felt personally at the time when he was […]

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What did Jesus teach about looking after others?

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How can we tackle the injustice of poverty at the very root?

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Sex, relationships, the media, identity and self-image

What does it mean to be made in God's image?

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Ethics and Christian Beliefs.

How do basic beliefs impact a Christian's views on ethics?

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How do basic beliefs impact a Christian's views on ethics?

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Introduction to Christian Ethics

How do Christians decide what is right or wrong?

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Introduction to Christian Ethics

How do Christians decide what is right or wrong?

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Divorce – a Christian view

What is a Christian view on divorce?

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Abortion

What are the issues surrounding the area of abortion?

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Abortion

What are the issues surrounding the area of abortion?

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In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF)

Christian professionals share their thoughts on IVF

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In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF)

Christian professionals share their thoughts on IVF

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What is IVF? How can it help those longing for a baby? What are the ethical issues surrounding the process? Where does life begin? Hear how two Christian professionals respond to these questions in their work.

Politics

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Politics

Faith in Action

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Young People & Politics

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Young People & Politics

Making sure your voice is heard

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Politics affects everyone, whether we vote or not. It’s really important that young people get involved in politics. Watch this film to find out more and discover who your Member of Parliament is by visiting findyourmp.parliament.uk.

Giving

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Giving

What does the Bible say about giving?

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Faith in Politics

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Faith in Politics

Connecting Christians in Parliament

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Saint Lawrence

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Saint Lawrence

The man who kept on giving

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Christians in Politics

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Christians in Politics

How does Christianity affect Politics in the UK?

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Facing the issue: addiction

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Facing the issue: addiction

One Christian's story of overcoming drug dependency

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“I can still remember, quite clearly, the first time I ever smoked dope. I was 15 years old, and we were standing in the park, amongst some trees. There were about four of us and I was offered a smoke, which I willingly accepted. I was […]

Alcohol and the Bible

Should Christians stay away from drink?

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Alcohol and the Bible

Should Christians stay away from drink?

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Drinking alcohol is one of those issues which is, and will continue to be, controversial. Six hundred or more Biblical references and centuries of Christian tradition have not yet provided a clear answer. As a whole, the Christian Church appears to send out mixed messages […]

Drugs and the Bible

Is the Bible for or against drug use?

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Drugs and the Bible

Is the Bible for or against drug use?

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Animal Rights

How have Christians responded?

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Animal Rights

How have Christians responded?

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Nature and the Bible

What does the Bible teach about the world we live in?

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Nature and the Bible

What does the Bible teach about the world we live in?

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The Bible has a lot to say about the natural world, from the famous opening chapters of Genesis to the final words promising a new heaven and a new earth in Revelation. The Bible makes it clear that God created the world, and that His […]

The Environment

What's the issue?

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The Environment

What's the issue?

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When we hear the word ‘environment’, our first response is often to visualise the scenes of pollution from disasters – usually man-made; to think of animal cruelty, such as fox-hunting and experimentation. The rise in industrialisation over the last centuries has particularly taken its toll […]

Believer’s Blog: Wanting a baby

'My experience of infertility'

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Believer’s Blog: Wanting a baby

'My experience of infertility'

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Fertility treatment

What's the issue?

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Fertility treatment

What's the issue?

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Journey of life

How does the foetus develop?

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Journey of life

How does the foetus develop?

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Abortion

What's the issue?

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Abortion

What's the issue?

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Sanctity of life

What does it mean?

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Sanctity of life

What does it mean?

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Sex

What do Christians think about sex?

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Sex

What do Christians think about sex?

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Choosing marriage

Why do Christians decide to marry?

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Choosing marriage

Why do Christians decide to marry?

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Marriage

What do Christians believe about marriage?

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Marriage

What do Christians believe about marriage?

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God and Suffering

If God exists why does he allow suffering?

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God and Suffering

If God exists why does he allow suffering?

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Jesus’ view of Crime and Punishment

How might Jesus’ example impact a Christian’s view of punishment?

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Jesus’ view of Crime and Punishment

How might Jesus’ example impact a Christian’s view of punishment?

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For Christians, Jesus’ teaching and actions have a huge influence over their perspectives on ethical issues. In the case of punishment, Jesus is repeatedly shown to look beyond what people have done and offer mercy to them. One example is found in John’s gospel. In […]

The Bible and the law

What does the Bible say about crime and punishment?

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The Bible and the law

What does the Bible say about crime and punishment?

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Crime and Punishment – the big questions

What are the ethical considerations around crime and punishment?

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Crime and Punishment – the big questions

What are the ethical considerations around crime and punishment?

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There are a lot of big questions which open up when you begin to think about the issue of crime and punishment. Possibly the biggest is how to balance the needs of victim, criminal and society as a whole: For the victim: how can they […]

Crime and Punishment

What do Christians believe about crime and punishment?

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Crime and Punishment

What do Christians believe about crime and punishment?

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Open any newspaper and you will find out about crime. It is something that impacts the lives of hundreds of thousands of people every day and pervades every area of our society. You might read about acts theft – from house burglaries to large scale […]

Alternatives to war

Is there an alternative to war?

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Alternatives to war

Is there an alternative to war?

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A pacifist is somebody who is pro-peace and firmly anti-war. Christian pacifists believe that all war is wrong, and refuse to participate in any action that promotes conflict. Many Christians have become pacifists in the last century. This is not only because of their interpretation […]

A Just War

Can war ever be justified?

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A Just War

Can war ever be justified?

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For the first three centuries of the Christian faith, Christianity was a minority belief and had little influence in government. Then there was an important change. The Roman Emperor Constantine made Christianity the official religion of his empire, and church and politics began to mix […]

Jesus and Conflict

Is Jesus for or against conflict?

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Jesus and Conflict

Is Jesus for or against conflict?

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For many Christians, the teaching and example of Jesus provides the most important basis for their ethical decisions. So what was his perspective on conflict? Jesus lived through tough political times. In the first century, Israel was occupied by the Romans – a strong and […]

War

Does the Bible support war?

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War

Does the Bible support war?

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There’s a lot in the Bible on the topic of both peace and conflict. They inform both sides of the debate. Old Testament verses The Ten Commandments were given to the nation of Israel by God. They offer God’s word on living with others. Life […]

Conflict

What is a Christians response to conflict?

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Conflict

What is a Christians response to conflict?

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The world around us engages in acts of conflict and aggression all the time. In these situations, we can find ourselves asking: is it ever OK to fight? If so, what makes fighting apparently the best option? Or are there alternatives to warfare when conflict […]

Believer’s Blog: Inside Poverty

'What happened when everything I knew was taken from me.'

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Believer’s Blog: Inside Poverty

'What happened when everything I knew was taken from me.'

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Poverty is much more complicated than just having no money. In our guest blog, Jane shares her reflections of the complexity of the issue, following her encounter with people much less well off. “I worked in Africa with TEARFund, and have also visited India. I […]

Believer’s Blog: When Rich Meets Poor

"How a trip to Eastern Europe changed my life."

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Believer’s Blog: When Rich Meets Poor

"How a trip to Eastern Europe changed my life."

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Many Christians have read the Bible’s teaching on their responsibility towards people in extreme poverty and have chosen to get involved on a very practical level. In our guest blog, Ian shares his story of a visit to Romania and how it impacted his attitude […]

The Bible and Money

What does the Bible have to say about poverty and wealth?

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The Bible and Money

What does the Bible have to say about poverty and wealth?

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The Bible has a lot to say about money and its use; about a healthy attitude to wealth; and about our duty towards people in poverty. Passages from the Old Testament A book in the Old Testament called Proverbs contains lots of wise sayings on […]

Poverty and Wealth

What is a Christian response?

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Poverty and Wealth

What is a Christian response?

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The UK is one of the world’s wealthiest nations. It may feel as though money can be tight for us at times, but the fact that so many people own cars, have bank accounts and can readily purchase food – albeit cheap food – from […]

Alcohol and Drugs

How have Christians responded to the issues of alcohol and drugs?

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Alcohol and Drugs

How have Christians responded to the issues of alcohol and drugs?

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In the 19th century a significant number of Christians were members of the ‘total abstinence’ temperance movement. During the Victorian period the temperance movement gained large support as it campaigned for the prohibition of all alcohol. This was at a time in history when social […]

Christians in Science

Does Christianity and science always have to be in conflict?

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Christians in Science

Does Christianity and science always have to be in conflict?

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Christians in Science is an international network of those concerned with the relationship between science and Christian faith. There is a common misperception that there is always has to be conflict between science and faith – in other words, that you can’t be a religious […]

Micah Challenge

How do Christians respond to the challenge of world poverty and injustice?

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Micah Challenge

How do Christians respond to the challenge of world poverty and injustice?

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The Bible has a lot to say about poverty and justice. One of the main passages is Micah 6:8: “He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with […]

Traidcraft – Christian Charity

How does Traidcraft help the poorest of people?

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Traidcraft – Christian Charity

How does Traidcraft help the poorest of people?

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Traidcraft aims to fight poverty through trade, helping people in developing countries to transform their lives. The organisation was established in 1979 as a Christian response to poverty, and it is the UK’s leading fair trade organisation. Traidcraft run development programmes in some of the poorest […]

Sanctuary

What happened if you sought sanctuary?

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Sanctuary

What happened if you sought sanctuary?

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In the days before a police force, seeking sanctuary saved innocent lives. People accused of a crime could go to a holy place and be given protection from being killed before there had been a trial. You can read about it in the Bible (Exodus […]

Alcohol & Drugs – A Christian Viewpoint

What do Christians believe about alcohol and drugs?

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Alcohol & Drugs – A Christian Viewpoint

What do Christians believe about alcohol and drugs?

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In the UK, drugs are all around us all of the time. Some of them are naturally occurring and appear in everyday foods; some of them are manufactured to help people. Some drugs are legal; some are illegal. What do Christians think about taking drugs and […]

Science & Faith

What do Christians believe about the relationship between science and faith?

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Science & Faith

What do Christians believe about the relationship between science and faith?

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Science or Faith? Which is right? Can you be a scientist and also a Christian? Can you learn from both? Are science and faith always in conflict? Discover how two scientists balance their faith with their work.

Facing the issue: The environment

What do Christians believe about caring for our world?

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Facing the issue: The environment

What do Christians believe about caring for our world?

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Why is it important to look after the environment? How does a view in a creator God affect how some Christians respond to environmental issues? Christians believe that God created the world and that He created the environment in which we live. God cares for […]

Ethics

How do Christians decide what is right and wrong?

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Ethics

How do Christians decide what is right and wrong?

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A number of Christians from different backgrounds and situations share how they decide what is right and wrong. Is it always easy to know or are there some grey areas?

Suffering

What do Christians think about suffering?

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Suffering

What do Christians think about suffering?

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Where is God in the midst of pain and suffering? How can a good God allow bad things to happen? If God is all powerful, why doesn’t He just ‘fix’ everything and make the world a perfect place? These questions are perhaps the deepest and […]

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Crime and Punishment

What do Christians think about Crime and Punishment?

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What does true justice look like? Should crimes be forgiven? Can everybody be rehabilitated? These are important questions within the issue of Crime and Punishment, and particularly big questions for Christians trying to square their personal faith with a working life in the Criminal Justice […]

St. Francis of Assisi

What was the life of this amazing man like?

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St. Francis of Assisi

What was the life of this amazing man like?

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Many people all over the world and throughout history have chosen to join a movement started by St Francis of Assisi, born in Italy in the 12th Century. Discover more of his story here. What makes him such an inspirational figure?

Holy Orders

What is it like to be a monk, a friar or a nun?

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Holy Orders

What is it like to be a monk, a friar or a nun?

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Some Christians choose to become monks, friars or nuns. When they do this, they give up their possessions and romantic relationships. They take vows of ‘Poverty’, ‘Chastity’ and ‘Obedience’. This is sometimes known as taking ‘Holy Orders’. Learn more about what it’s like to have […]

Good Friday

How do Christians remember Jesus' death on Good Friday?

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Good Friday

How do Christians remember Jesus' death on Good Friday?

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Good Friday is both a time of sadness and a time of thankfulness. Sadness as Christians remember the suffering that Jesus endured but thankfulness as they think about how he suffered and died as a sign of God’s love for all people. Some Christians will […]

Remembrance Sunday

What happens on Remembrance Sunday?

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Remembrance Sunday

What happens on Remembrance Sunday?

  • Festivals
  • Text

What is Remembrance Sunday? On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month in 1918 the fighting of the First World War stopped. It was known as the Great War, because of the size and scale of it. Over 16 million people […]