Essays & Reviews

Friday, January 25, 2013 - 3:44am

Review by Leonard Freeman
A film’s parallels and resonance with current political, social, and religious wrestling are most likely not accidental.

Artist’s concept images courtesy of the Cathedral of St. Paul
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 - 7:51am

By Matthew Alderman
Contemporary culture struggles with God and conveys a vague and numinous presence rather than a true Being.

Friday, January 11, 2013 - 2:54pm

People are beset by a variety of “cures” for modern societal and personal ills.

Image by P.g.champion [CC-BY-2.0-uk], via Wikimedia Commons (http://goo.gl/RaHKG)
Thursday, January 10, 2013 - 3:06pm

By Mark Lawrence
“To bring Wesley into the mix was to speak of the New Birth, Assurance of Salvation, the Atoning Work of Christ, the Resurrection.”

Albanian army deploys tanks near Kosovo border by Robert Wright via Wikimedia Commons (http://goo.gl/r4i2R)
Thursday, January 10, 2013 - 9:54am

By Steven R. Ford
Religious people, I’ve discovered, can have a peculiar propensity toward nastiness.

Monday, January 7, 2013 - 6:48am

Review by Leonard Freeman
The Hobbit’s lessons resonate warmly for Christian hearts.

Thursday, January 3, 2013 - 5:43am

Prudence Dailey, Mark Chapman, and Andrew Goddard reflect on General Synod’s vote regarding women in the episcopate.

Tuesday, January 1, 2013 - 7:35am

By Jake Dell
The challenge for churches is to move from maintenance to growth.

Monday, December 24, 2012 - 6:14pm

A poem for Christmas by the Rt. Rev. Graham Kings, Bishop of Sherborne

Thursday, December 20, 2012 - 2:42pm

Review by Leonard Freeman
James Bond is indeed back, but with a power and depth unusual in the series till now.

Pages