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Annual Conference 2019

Theology in the public square - Monday 15th to Wednesday 17th July 2019 at High Leigh Conference Centre, Hoddesdon, Herts.

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More... Modern Church is 120!    

Modern Church is 120!

Modern Church is celebrating 120 years with a social media campaign recording key moments in its history

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More... Modern Church, Greenbelt & Pussy Riot    

Modern Church, Greenbelt & Pussy Riot

Modern Church General Secretary Jonathan Draper reflects on our partnership with this year's festival and sponsorship of three acts

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More... Our annual conference - A student's perspective    

Our annual conference - A student's perspective

Trainee Methodist Pioneer Minister Dave Shaw thanks delegates who donated to enable student volunteers to attend this year

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More... New head of contemporary spirituality    

New head of contemporary spirituality

NEW Managing Editor of Modern Church's quarterly liberal theology journal Modern Believing announced as Coordinator of Centre for Contemporary Spirituality…

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No. 52 - January 2014

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Editorial: The liberal hour and worldly holiness
Anthony Woollard
Being honest to Jesus
Graham Hellier
Is God a psychopath?
David Copestake
Pilling on sex: modified rapture
Jonathan Clatworthy
Being honest to God - twice over
David Driscoll
Being honest about God: the final celebration of half a century of Honest to God
Christine Alker
Review: Making Sense of Death and Immortality, by Paul Badham
Alan Race
Review: Everyday God, by Paula Gooder
Peter Ashwell
Review: Sacred Paths, by Adrian Gibb
Nicholas Henderson
Modern Church conference 2014
Tim Stead


No. 53 - April 2014

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Editorial: No apology for liberalism
Anthony Woollard
Two directions for liberal theology
Jonathan Clatworthy
Let our bishops go free
Jean Mayland
Making sense of the Eucharist: continuing the discussion
Brenda Watson
Review: Love for the Future: A Journey, by David Osborne
John Reader


No. 54 - July 2014

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Editorial: The spirituality of what?
Anthony Woollard
Directions for liberal theology
Michael Wright
Should liberals be more evangelical?
John Goodchild
Speaking about God in a parish of many faiths
Part 1: Christian Exclusivism
Guy Elsmore
Letter to the editor
Helen Oppenheimer
Review: Band of Angels - The Forgotten World of Early Christian Women, by Kate Cooper
Tim Pearce
Review: A Silent Melody, by Shirley du Boulay
Tim Stead
Your chance to influence the future of Modern Church
Christine Alker
Greenbelt 2014: Travelling Light
Christine Alker


No. 55 - October 2014

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Editorial: Tell it slant
Anthony Woollard
Impressions of Conference 2014
Lucinda Murphy, Carolann Martys
Eucharistic sacrifice
John Goodchild
Liberal theology: negotiating the ‘–isms’
Anthony Freeman
Speaking about God in a parish of many faiths
Part 2: Christian Inclusivism
Guy Elsmore
Greenbelt 2014
Lucinda Murphy