March 23, 2021

Revd Canon Dr Emma Percy: Queer Eye for a Fearful Church

During the long months of lockdown due to the Covid 19 pandemic I was encouraged by my sons to watch Queer Eye on Netflix. I became […]
March 22, 2021

The Revd Canon John Polkinghorne KCB – a personal appreciation

The name of John Polkinghorne came across my radar first in the early 1970s when as a brilliant theoretical physicist at Cambridge he taught a fellow […]
February 17, 2021

Anthony Woollard: Does it Matter if the Church Dies?

In recent weeks we have seen much in the ecclesiastical and secular Press about the parlous state of the Church of England, in terms of both […]
February 5, 2021

Modern Believing January 2021 Books Received

Robin Attfield, Environmental Ethics: A Very Short Introduction.  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018.  Pp. xviii, 137.  Pb.  £8.99.  ISBN 978-0-19-879716-6. Michael W. Austin, God and Guns in America.  […]
January 8, 2021

Celebrate the Relaunch of Modern Believing: the Journal of Modern Believing

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January 5, 2021

Signs of the Times Spring 2021

December 8, 2020

Adrian Thatcher: Living in Love and Faith

There is much that is positive about LLF. There is evidence of able people who have undertaken much work in producing it. The book is commendably […]
November 25, 2020

Prof John Barton: The Bible in Living in Love and Faith

There is much to like in Living in Love and Faith.  Some may think it too long, but that seems to me one of its strengths: […]
November 24, 2020

Reverend Dr. John Prysor-Jones: A Culture for Abuse

The crisis arising from the sexual abuse of children and the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) Report have been accompanied by many public statements […]