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Christianity and the Social Contract

'Contemporary Western society is in the grip of contractual thinking'- Virginia Held[1] 'The response to the ...
By Christopher Watkin
27 Aug 2020

Business as usual? No, thank you

Sue Halliday and Jack Harding explore how the reality of Covid-19 has challenged our assumptions about the ...
By JubileeCentre
26 Aug 2020

A better society after lockdown is one where older people are valued

We want a better society after lockdown, where older people are valued as God intended.
By Louise Morse
24 Aug 2020

Pornography: a practical and pastoral response

Christian psychologist John Steley offers some practical tools to help those who struggle with the problem of ...
By John Steley
28 Jul 2020

Covid-19 and the Technicolour Dreamcoat

If your knowledge of Joseph and the famine comes solely from Andrew Lloyd-Webber’s Joseph and the Amazing ...
By David McIlroy
09 Jul 2020

Deadly Dilemmas

The job description of a government minister includes making difficult judgement calls between conflicting ...
By Jonathan Tame
05 Jul 2020

Understanding and responding to racism – a Christian perspective

'No one is born hating another person because of the colour of his skin, or his background, or his religion. ...
By Philip Powell
01 Jul 2020

The Taxing Question of Unsustainable Corporate Debt

David McIlroy tackles the taxing question of unsustainable corporate debt
By David McIlroy
19 Jun 2020

Rules, guidelines and conscience: how to navigate out of lockdown

What kind of example should Christians set when it comes to following government instructions on measures to ...
By Jonathan Tame
12 Jun 2020

Coronavirus, household debt and Universal Basic Income

Eve Poole provides an analysis of the UK's household debt, and proposes a temporary solution in the form of ...
By Eve Poole
02 Jun 2020

Leading resilient businesses in times of crisis

Lessons from Christian entrepreneurs Andy Peck reflects on a recent conversation between Christian business ...
By Andy Peck
22 May 2020

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The Art of Darkness

Philip Pullman, author of His Dark Materials, is well known for his antipathy towards religion. Yet his atheism has a distinctively Christian flavour. In this new paper, Tony Watkins argues that although Pullman insists that this world is all there is, he seems constantly drawn towards ideas of transcendence.

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Thoughtful perspectives on today's social, political and economic challenges

Worldview & Ideologies

Worldview & Ideologies

Reconsidering our fundamental beliefs and assumptions about the world.

Politics & Government

Politics & Government

How do we encourage politics for the common good?

Arts & Popular Culture

Arts & Popular Culture

Making room for artists to challenge the way we see God and the world.

Welfare

Welfare

How can we rethink welfare as more than just a political issue?

Environment

Environment

Today’s environmental issues are theological and relational at heart.

Family & Sexual Ethics

Family & Sexual Ethics

How do we strengthen the basic unit of society: the extended family?

Science & Technology

Science & Technology

How can science and technology serve true human flourishing?

Economy & Business

Economy & Business

Building relational economies for financial stability, economic justice and social cohesion.

Local Church & Community

Local Church & Community

How can relational churches thrive with a mission to transform their communities?

Worldview & Ideologies

Worldview & Ideologies

Reconsidering our fundamental beliefs and assumptions about the world.

Politics & Government

Politics & Government

How do we encourage politics for the common good?

Arts & Popular Culture

Arts & Popular Culture

Making room for artists to challenge the way we see God and the world.

Welfare

Welfare

How can we rethink welfare as more than just a political issue?

Environment

Environment

Today’s environmental issues are theological and relational at heart.

Family & Sexual Ethics

Family & Sexual Ethics

How do we strengthen the basic unit of society: the extended family?

Science & Technology

Science & Technology

How can science and technology serve true human flourishing?

Economy & Business

Economy & Business

Building relational economies for financial stability, economic justice and social cohesion.

Local Church & Community

Local Church & Community

How can relational churches thrive with a mission to transform their communities?

Worldview & Ideologies

Worldview & Ideologies

Reconsidering our fundamental beliefs and assumptions about the world.

Politics & Government

Politics & Government

How do we encourage politics for the common good?

Arts & Popular Culture

Arts & Popular Culture

Making room for artists to challenge the way we see God and the world.

Welfare

Welfare

How can we rethink welfare as more than just a political issue?

Environment

Environment

Today’s environmental issues are theological and relational at heart.

Family & Sexual Ethics

Family & Sexual Ethics

How do we strengthen the basic unit of society: the extended family?

Science & Technology

Science & Technology

How can science and technology serve true human flourishing?

Economy & Business

Economy & Business

Building relational economies for financial stability, economic justice and social cohesion.

Local Church & Community

Local Church & Community

How can relational churches thrive with a mission to transform their communities?