December 6, 2021

Modern Believing: Books Received April 2022

Anthony D. Baker, Leaving Emmaus: A New Departure in Christian Theology.  Waco, TX: Baylor University Press, 2021.  Pp. xviii, 196.  Pb.  $34.99.  ISBN 978-1-4813-1604-0. Randall H. […]
November 21, 2021

Signs of the Times Autumn 2021

October 21, 2021

Watch back: Rev Jonathan Clatworthy on ‘Imperial theology and the Nicene Creed’.

Thanks to all who joined us for a fascinating continuation of our Christ and Controversy lecture series. You can watch back using the Youtube link below. Join […]
October 14, 2021

Three part lecture series launched by Revd. Canon Prof. Mark Chapman

The first of our three part lecture series designed to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Girton Conference was delivered by Revd Canon Prof Mark Chapman, […]
October 9, 2021

Martyn Percy: Churches and Cultural Climate-Change Denial (Part Three): Forecasting and Futurescape

If English Anglican white Evangelicals thought the analysis of Robert P. Jones represented a range of subjects on which they’d rather not comment (i.e., “… Let’s […]
October 8, 2021

Martyn Percy: Churches and Cultural Climate-Change Denial (Part Two): Money, Sex and Power

One of the leading commentators on religion and politics in the USA is Robert P. Jones, who is the CEO of the Public Religion Research Institute […]
October 7, 2021

Martyn Percy: Churches and Cultural Climate-Change Denial (Part One): Learning from Canute

The myth of King Canute is one of those stories that you may remember from your childhood. Like one of Aesop’s Fables, we may have lost […]
September 28, 2021

Martyn Percy: “Nuts and Bolts” (III): Reflecting on the Governance Review Group Report

It is rare to write a follow-up article in the wake of comments made on social media.  However, I have made an exception to this rule.  […]
September 22, 2021

Martyn Percy: “Nuts and Bolts” (II): Reflecting on the Governance Review Group Report

Nuts and bolts have a history.  Something very like these were used in the hanging Gardens of Babylon, apparently.  Jacques Besson, a French inventor, created the […]