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An ethic of mercy: Gandhi, King and Mandela

Given the current political climate, Philip Powell considers three giants of social reform who demonstrated ...
By Philip S. Powell
01 Oct 2020

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

Deadly Dilemmas

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

Vision requires trust: a perspective on the European Union

A new year is a time when we hope for new beginnings, not only for ourselves, but also for our societies, ...
By Gabriela Urbanova
30 Mar 2020

The Brexit Election: What Really Matters?

When the dust settles, Westminster might look very different but there will be far more that hasn’t changed ...
By Guy Brandon
20 Nov 2019

Make elections great again!

After weeks of unpredictable, intense and chaotic drama surrounding Brexit (including the bizarre possibility ...
By Philip S. Powell
08 Nov 2019

The Samaritan Strategy

‘Never discuss religion or politics with those who hold opinions opposite to yours; they are subjects that ...
By Jonathan Tame
07 Oct 2019

Living wisely in uncertain times

A friend of mine recently commented while discussing Brexit that we are living through one of the most ...
By Philip S. Powell
06 Sep 2019

Brexit Resources

We’re committed to a nonpartisan, balanced, biblically-grounded approach to Britain’s departure from the ...
By JubileeCentre
02 Sep 2019

Supporting the bereaved

At the end of February Theresa May announced that she would belatedly create a Child Funeral Fund to pay the ...
By Peter Redmayne
27 Mar 2019

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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?