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Engage news magazine – October 2019

Engage news magazine – October 2019

Engage is Jubilee Centre’s quarterly news and comment magazine, mailed out to over 4,000 people.  If you would like to receive a copy by post, please let us know using the form here. The contents of the October 2019 edition are: The Samaritan strategy Weighing up Libra Thoughtful Eating Resources New Cambridge Paper: Are Christianity and society […]

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Brexit Resources

Brexit Resources

We’re committed to a nonpartisan, balanced, biblically-grounded approach to Britain’s departure from the European Union. Brexit is an issue that touches our nation’s political, economic and social life, and can be approached in good conscience from different perspectives which lead to different conclusions. The resources below offer a range of approaches from authors with different […]

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Book Review: The Jubilee – An Impossible Dream?

Book Review: The Jubilee – An Impossible Dream?

Economist Paul Mills reviews Michael Hudson, arguing that the idea of Jubilee is no utopian ideal, but rather has a proven, historic track record.

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Podcast Series: Eating Thoughtfully

Podcast Series: Eating Thoughtfully

Alongside the release of our new book, Thoughtful Eating: A biblical perspective on food, relationships and the environment, we’ve produced a four-part companion podcast series, ‘Eating Thoughtfully’. The podcast series features interviews with some of the leading Christian thinkers and activists on food and the environment, including Ruth Valerio (Director of Global Advocacy, Tearfund), Professor […]

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Engage news magazine – July 2019

Engage news magazine – July 2019

Engage is Jubilee Centre’s quarterly news and comment magazine, mailed out to over 4,000 people.  If you would like to receive a copy by post, please let us know using the form here. The contents of the July 2019 edition are: Embodied and placed The meaning of gleaning New research: How everyday eating impacts creation Reading the […]

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‘Forgive Us Our Debts’: lending and borrowing as if relationships mattered

‘Forgive Us Our Debts’: lending and borrowing as if relationships mattered

Nathan Mladin and Barbara Ridpath, (Theos and St Paul’s Institute, 2019) Review by Paul Mills Having just ‘celebrated’ the tenth anniversary of its last great debt crisis in 2008, the global economy appears to be slowing rapidly and may be about to witness its next one. In the past decade, total debt levels around the […]

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Engage news magazine – April 2019

Engage news magazine – April 2019

Engage is Jubilee Centre’s quarterly news and comment magazine, mailed out to over 4,000 people.  If you would like to receive a copy by post, please let us know using the form here. The contents of the April 2019 edition are: The Conversational God Worth its weight in what? ‘Forgive Us Our Debts’ review New booklet: Just […]

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Training graduates in biblical social reform

Training graduates in biblical social reform

Introducing the SAGE Graduate Programme and our 2018-9 participants. Where will the next generation of Christian social reformers like William Wilberforce, Elizabeth Fry and Lord Shaftesbury come from?  This is a challenge we decided to take on, so this October we welcomed four recent graduates to join us for SAGE, a year-long discipleship programme in […]

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Engage news magazine – January 2019

Engage news magazine – January 2019

Engage is Jubilee Centre’s quarterly news and comment magazine, mailed out to over 4,000 people.  If you would like to receive a copy by post, please let us know using the form here. The contents of the January 2019 edition are: Learning to love Leviticus: There will be blood Training graduates in biblical social reform New booklet: […]

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Social Reformers Summer School 2018 Report

Social Reformers Summer School 2018 Report

Each year, the Social Reformer’s Summer School brings together Christians who want to influence public life. This year’s Summer School took place on the 12th-15th July, with eighteen participants who came from all walks of life, and many different countries. Topics and Speakers The first day of the School opened with a talk from Jubilee […]

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Engage news magazine – October 2018

Engage news magazine – October 2018

Engage is Jubilee Centre’s quarterly news and comment magazine, mailed out to over 4,000 people.  If you would like to receive a copy by post, please let us know using the form here. The contents of the October 2018 edition are: Learning to Love Leviticus The Archetypes Exhibition The Humanity Behind AI Summer School Report New Cambridge […]

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Unveiling the Archetypes Exhibition

Unveiling the Archetypes Exhibition

On Monday 23rd July, we unveiled a series of five sculptures by Liviu Mocan, inspired by the five ‘solas’ of the Reformation (sola scriptura, sola gratia, solus Christus, soli Deo gloria, and sola fides), outside Great St. Mary’s Church in Cambridge. Entitled ‘Archetypes’, the six-month exhibition invites visitors to reflect on the conversation between history, […]

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Engage news magazine – July 2018

Engage news magazine – July 2018

Engage is Jubilee Centre’s quarterly news and comment magazine, mailed out to over 4,000 people.  If you would like to receive a copy by post, please let us know using the form here. The contents of the July 2018 edition are: Learning to Love Leviticus Profile: Lord Michael Farmer Sculpture Exhibition Digital Resources New Cambridge Paper Blog […]

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The Church, Robotics and AI Conference

The Church, Robotics and AI Conference

Date: 29 June 2018; Venue: The British Library, London; Tickets We’re at the threshold of an unprecedented era of change around the development of artificial intelligence and robotics.  These new technologies are starting to influence almost every area of human activity, and will have major ethical implications. The Jubilee Centre is producing a new research paper […]

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Book Review: The Day the Revolution Began by N.T. Wright

Book Review: The Day the Revolution Began by N.T. Wright

The Day the Revolution Began: Reconsidering the Meaning of Jesus’s Crucifixion Book Review by Calum Samuelson Since its publication in 2016, this book by N.T. Wright has had ample opportunity to both encourage and frustrate many Christians. Both reactions are understandable and justified. Many excellent reviews have already addressed important factors in this work such […]

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Engage news magazine – April 2018

Engage news magazine – April 2018

Engage is Jubilee Centre’s quarterly news and comment magazine, mailed out to over 4,000 people.  If you would like to receive a copy by post, please let us know using the form here. The contents of the April 2018 edition are: The R Factor in Brexit Life on Mars? Book Review: The Day the Revolution Began by N.T. […]

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Social Reformers Summer School 2018

Social Reformers Summer School 2018

  Each year, the Jubilee Centre runs its unique four-day Summer School, designed to equip Christians to become social reformers in the 21st Century. Why the Summer School? Over the centuries Christians have cared for the broken and outcast, challenged corruption, and established initiatives to move society closer to God’s intentions and ideals. The Social […]

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Social Reformers Summer School: Katherine’s Story

Social Reformers Summer School: Katherine’s Story

Katherine Ladd, university student and founder of charity project Treated Right, talks to us about social reform, human trafficking and how the Social Reformers Summer School helped her get started. So, Katherine, what exactly is Treated Right? Put simply, Treated Right is a two-part project that includes a baking scheme to raise money and awareness for […]

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Engage news magazine – January 2018

Engage news magazine – January 2018

Engage is Jubilee Centre’s quarterly news and comment magazine, mailed out to over 4,000 people.  If you would like to receive a copy by post, please let us know using the form here. The contents of the January 2018 edition are: Getting it Right Bible Biographies: The Woman who Anoints Jesus New Booklet on City Transformation 95 […]

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95 Ways to Change the World: Results

95 Ways to Change the World: Results

To mark the 500th anniversary of Luther’s 95 theses, the Jubilee Centre, in collaboration with Christian Heritage and KLICE, launched a project to compile a set of new theses for today, or ’95 ways to change the world’. We invited anyone who wants to see the gospel transforming society and culture to propose responses to […]

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