A sermon by Steve Hucklesby, given at Trinity Hall, Cambridge, on the 8th May 2016, to mark 100 years of the recognition of the right to conscientious objection. We are posting it on our site because we think it says really helpful things about why Christians should sometimes follow their conscience rather than the law. Each … Continue reading 100 years of recognition of the right to Conscientious Objection
On Monday 25th January the 13 members of Plane Stupid who blockaded Heathrow Airport on the 13th of July 2015 were found guilty in Willesden Magistrates court. They return to court on February 24th for sentencing. The magistrate stated that she intended to deliver a custodial sentence, the maximum permissible period being 90 days. In … Continue reading The Heathrow 13: Plane Stupid or Holy Fools?