January 15, 2021
Rioters in the Capitol

The failed coup and the disputed facts

Julian Borger covered the attack on the US Capitol for the Guardian. The Washington gang, he said, had much in common with other angry crowds he […]
January 8, 2021
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Silent Witness

The difficulty lies in knowing what to think, despite all that has been said about how so many of us feel in regard to the events […]
January 8, 2021
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Religion and the Right

The link between religion, perhaps especially Christianity, and right-wing politics is not new. Historically, we’ve seen it before in Europe and in many other places. I’ve […]
January 8, 2021

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

Will be broadcast live on this webpage on January 28 at 7.30pm. If you would like to receive a notification then please subscribe below: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJ5-qvBdAEzGBWiexEKm-QA We […]
January 2, 2021
Pope Francis and Patriarch Bartholomew

Christianity was progressive long before secularism was invented

Shock horror. The Guardian today has a full length leader column saying positive things about Christians. Not all Christians: ‘progressive’ ones in the print version, ‘liberal’ […]
December 23, 2020
Cartoon face looking at Greek New Testament

The Church and Bishopsgate

St Helen’s Bishopsgate, a large London church, has made a public Statement criticising the Church of England’s Living in Love and Faith for not opposing same-sex […]
December 22, 2020
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Has Christmas Failed Us?

‘..The Holy Ghost over the bent world broods with warm breast and with ah! bright wings’, words taken from Gerard Manley Hopkins’s poem ‘God’s Grandeur’. I […]
December 8, 2020
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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 […]
December 8, 2020
Christ Breaking the Bounds of Animal Suffering. Triptych my Aidan Hart. On the sides are Saints Irenaeus and Isaac

How long till the next pandemic?

Now that we are looking forward to getting vaccinated and once again hugging our friends, it’s easy to assume that this year’s pandemic has been a […]