Cambridge Papers

Towards a biblical mind

Cambridge Papers (1992-present) is a non-profit making quarterly publication that aims to make clear the relevance of biblical teaching to a range of contemporary issues, and equips Christians to respond to the ideas which are shaping our society.

Editorial Group: Denis Alexander PhD | John Coffey PhD | Caroline Eade MA | Julian Rivers PhD | Paul Mills PhD | Michael Schluter PhD | Christopher Townsend MA | Christopher Watkin PhD | Margaret Wilson BA DipTh

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Church Buildings

Reimagining church buildings

Are Christianity and society in conflict?

Academic Freedom

Integrity

The modern crisis of identity

Finding security in the 'risk society'

Conscience & the common good

The exile of the mind

Infinite Choice

Christianity - the true humanism

The Law of Love

The window is closed

Christian responses to Islam, Islamism and ‘Islamic terrorism'

How to create a relational society: Foundations for a new social order

What charter for humanity? Defining the destination of ‘development’

Victim chic? The rhetoric of victimhood

Mercy not Sacrifice -Mosaic law in Christian social ethics

The moral authority of Scripture

The myth of secular tolerance

A brief theology of time: Part 2 Resisting the tyranny of time

Idolatry and spiritual parody: counterfeit faiths

Secularisation: is it inevitable?

The Counter-Reformation of Pope John Paul II

Does Athens need Jerusalem? A Christian Context for Secular Thought

Hell: a difficult doctrine we dare not ignore

The Great Commissions

A brief theology of time

Relationism: pursuing a biblical vision for society

Michel Foucault and postmodern atheism: life after the death of God

Jerusalem: at the centre of God's plans?

The Human Identity Crisis: Can we do without the Trinity?

The Rise and Fall of Nations : How far can Christians interpret history?

Reflections on providence: can we read events?

Volume 1

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Reflections on providence: can we read events?
Mark Dever
June 1993

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The Rise and Fall of Nations : How far can Christians interpret history?
Michael Schluter
September 1994

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The Human Identity Crisis: Can we do without the Trinity?
Michael Ovey
June 1995

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Michel Foucault and postmodern atheism: life after the death of God
John Coffey
December 1996

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Relationism: pursuing a biblical vision for society
Michael Schluter
December 1997

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The Great Commissions
Ranald Macaulay
June 1998
A brief theology of time
Paul Mills
March 1998

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The Counter-Reformation of Pope John Paul II
Ranald Macaulay
September 2000
Does Athens need Jerusalem? A Christian Context for Secular Thought
Michael Ovey
March 2000

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Secularisation: is it inevitable?
John Coffey
March 2001

Volume 11

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A brief theology of time: Part 2 Resisting the tyranny of time
Paul Mills
December 2002
Idolatry and spiritual parody: counterfeit faiths
Michael Ovey
March 2002

Volume 12

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The myth of secular tolerance
John Coffey
September 2003

Volume 13

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Mercy not Sacrifice -Mosaic law in Christian social ethics
Jason Fletcher
December 2004
The moral authority of Scripture
Julian Rivers
September 2004

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Volume 15

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What charter for humanity? Defining the destination of ‘development’
Michael Schluter
September 2006
Victim chic? The rhetoric of victimhood
Michael Ovey
March 2006

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The window is closed
Margaret Wilson
September 2007
Christian responses to Islam, Islamism and ‘Islamic terrorism'
Colin Chapman
June 2007
How to create a relational society: Foundations for a new social order
Michael Schluter
March 2007

Volume 17

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The Law of Love
David McIlroy
June 2008

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Volume 19

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Volume 20

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Volume 21

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Christianity - the true humanism
Jon Thompson
December 2012

Volume 22

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Infinite Choice
David McIlroy
September 2013

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Finding security in the 'risk society'
Amy Donovan
December 2015
Conscience & the common good
Jon Thompson
June 2015
The exile of the mind
Julian Rivers
March 2015

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The modern crisis of identity
Glynn Harrison
March 2016

Volume 26

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Academic Freedom
Tom Simpson
June 2018
Integrity
Rodney Green
March 2018

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Are Christianity and society in conflict?
Christopher Watkin
September 2019

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Reimagining church buildings
Nigel Walter
June 2020

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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?