Immigration and borders. Terrorism and security. Globalisation and gentrification. What if the Bible held principles for our common life that could give us new insight into contemporary issues? And even more, what if there were a joined-up biblical vision for social change?
Thoughtful perspectives on today's social, political and economic challenges
In our latest Cambridge Paper, Jonathan Ebsworth, Samuel Johns and Mike Dodson examine the business model called "Surveillance Capitalism" and demonstrate its intrinsic dependence on deception, addiction and exploitation. They also suggest practical responses that individuals and communities can take to face these challenges with hope and assurance.
Our 2021 Social Reformers' Summer Gathering was our annual online conference for Christians in their 20s and 30s to discover how their faith can influence public life.
You can watch the videos of some of the key talks on our YouTube channel. Simply click on the button below!.
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Over several decades, we’ve become convinced that the Bible not only reveals the way to personal salvation through Christ – it also provides an underlying vision for a just and thriving economic, social and political order in any age. It’s profoundly relevant for building the institutions of public life.
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