"We are not to simply bandage the wounds of victims beneath the wheels of injustice,
we are to drive a spoke into the wheel itself." Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Letters and Papers from Prison (1943-1945)


16 October 2020

Spotlight on Collusion: the BBC and the Royal College of Psychiatrists

Mike Davidson offers a perspective on the BBCs NI Spotlight focus on 'conversion therapy' and the misleading contributions of the Royal College of Psychiatrists to both the Church of England and to the State on this issue

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17 September 2020

Ex-lesbian’s testimony: Jesus set me free from sexual sin

CIT Co-worker Kylie Delia describes herself as an ‘ex-lesbian’. Her story is one of joy, encouragement and extraordinary transformation in Jesus Christ. “I use that phrase to show what I’ve come out of,” she explains, “because in Christ, today I am a new creation.”

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24 July 2020

Christian ministry loses bank account after harassment campaign

Christian ministry Core Issues Trust (CIT) has been notified that its bank will discontinue its accounts following a coordinated harassment campaign.Barclays Bank, a top-ranking employer of Stonewall’s list has provided no explanation for the decision.

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15 May 2020

Response to National Secular Society Campaign

Core Issues Trust has today responded to the National Secular Society's (NSS) campaingn to remove charitable status from faith groups which promote advancement of religion as a principal basis of their mission. This follows correspondence between the NSS and The Belfast Telegraph reported in various articles

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13 May 2020

CIT Releases 2020 Safeguarding Document

Core Issues Trust has released its 2020 Safeguarding document in the belief that Preventative Safeguarding is vital for us as an organisation. We recognise the need to also have in place robust policies touching recruitment, volunteering and screening, and to ensure we develop a suitable code of conduct for all our associates and association

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29 April 2020

Announcing LIVE with Mike

A 10-Epsiode weekly (Wednesdays) series starting 22 April running until 24th June, 2020. These are FaceBook LIVe session on the CIT FB page setting 12.00 GMT+1 for one hour. The sessions are interactive, view comments and questions are welcome

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