Modern Believing is Modern Church's journal, published quarterly by Liverpool University Press, with articles promoting theological liberalism.

Students in universities, colleges and theological institutions which subscribe to the EBSCO database, can access Modern Believing online. Subscription to the journal is included for Modern Church members.

  • Editor: Dr Adrian Thatcher.
  • Assistant Editor: Dr Katharine Sarah Moody
  • Reviews Editor: Revd Dr Michael Brierley

Current issue:

Vol 60:2 April 2019 - Editor: Karen O'Donnell



Modern Believing Introduction

Allison Fenton

'Sing, O barren one who did not bear':childlessness, blessing and vocation in the Old Testament

Meg Warner

Theology and Reproductive Loss

Karen O'Donnell

Pregnancy Loss: A disturbing silence and theological wilderness 

Daniel Nuzum, Sarah Meaney, and Keelin O’Donoghue

Voluntary Childlessness and Christianity: rejecting the selfish other

Dawn Llewellyn

Post script: liturgical prayers

Belinda Davies, Allison Fenton and Karen O'Donnell