New Year’s Message

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In an age when fanatical and violent minorities are giving religion a bad name, belief in a loving God is still a key part of billions of people’s lives, said Dr Geraint Tudur, General Secretary of the Union of Welsh Independent Churches, in his New Year’s Message.  “War, hatred and the urge for revenge flies in… Read more »

Jesus the Refugee – Christmas Message

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JESUS THE REFUGEE As we celebrate Christmas we should remember that Jesus himself was once a refugee and welcome those who are refugees today, said the Revd Dr R.Alun Evans, President of the Union of Welsh Independents in his Christmas message.  Two thousand years after Jesus’ family fled to Egypt before Herod’s massacre of the babes… Read more »

Syria – Echoes of Herod

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 The Syrian conflict has echoes of Herod slaughtering the innocents, claims the Chair of the Union of Welsh Independents’ Peace Network. At least 30,000 children have already been killed in the fighting, said the Revd Guto Prys ap Gwynfor. “As we prepare to celebrate the birth of the Prince of Peace it’s tragic that Britain should… Read more »