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A neighbour who catches stones

Sam Wells explores the essence of true neighbourliness

Grief, self-criticism, and a new immanence

Grief, self-criticism, and a new immanence

Nick Bundock reflects on his church’s journey to being inclusive, born out of tragic circumstances

This could be the best of all possible worlds

This could be the best of all possible worlds

THE 300th anniversary of the death of the polymath Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (1646-1716) fell this week. This is the man who gave us the calculus, as well as the binary system that made possible the computer revolution of the 20th century. More notoriously, this is the man who claimed that our world is the best of all possible worlds, a doctrine aptly known as optimism. Leibniz has been derided for it ever since

United in grief for lives given and taken

United in grief for lives given and taken

Paul Oestreicher reflects on penitence, national pride, and peace-making

Muddled, sophisticated, ‘Funk and despair’

Muddled, sophisticated, ‘Funk and despair’

The National Mission of 1916 gained a mixed initial reception. Robert Beaken explains how it progressed

 

He did not die alone

He did not die alone

Pat Ashworth reflects on five years of grieving

Controversial tracts with a courteous tone

Controversial tracts with a courteous tone

Adrian Leak examines the work of Henry Martyn in the development of Muslim-Christian understanding

A legacy of inspiration and acceptance

A legacy of inspiration and acceptance

Kelvin Woolmer wonders at the world’s failure to recognise and enjoy the achievements of Paralympians

An Evangelical pilgrim goes to Walsingham

An Evangelical pilgrim goes to Walsingham

What is it like to make the journey to the Anglican shrine of the Virgin Mary, asks Andy John

Rooted in the deep earth of possibility

In the last of three extracts from his new book, Mark Oakley considers attentiveness in poetry

Poems won’t be nailed down

In the second of three extracts from his new book, Mark Oakley considers the range of meanings in poetry

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The word of God grew and multiplied

The word of God grew and multiplied

Huw Spanner looks at the array of versions of the Bible  Subscribe to read more

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Heeding the voices of the popular revolution

The C of E must dismount its middle-class bandwagon and reconnect with the dispossessed working class, says Philip North  Read More

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