Why should we care about Boston?
Michael Cook | 24 April 2013 |
Some Australian journalists have asked why so much coverage was given to American deaths and so little to deaths in Iraq. Are they right?
Indifference to the fate of Middle East Christians has ancient roots
Lars Brownworth | 18 April 2013 |
tags: Christianity, Egypt, Iraq, Middle East, Syria
The Western media is using an centuries-old playbook in its treatment of Iraqi, Syrian and Egyptian Christians.
What have those pesky Christians ever done for us?
Peter Smith | 28 March 2013 |
tags: Christianity, religion, science
Easter is a good time to do a profit and loss statement on the creed which underpins Western culture.
Constantine and the birth of religious tolerance
Vincenzina Santoro | 11 March 2013 |
tags: Christianity, history, Roman Empire
It is exactly 1700 years since the Emperor Constantine gave official recognition to Christianity.
Shape or be shaped: Christians in an era of marriage decline
Carolyn Moynihan | 06 February 2013 |
The religious lives of young people are being damaged by family breakdown, a new report shows. How will churches respond?
The wise men’s gift
Alma Acevedo | 04 January 2013 |
tags: Christianity, Christmas, Ephiphany
The traditional Christian feast of the Epiphany offers an abundance of life lessons for those willing to reflect on its meaning.
Francis Phillips | 02 November 2012 |
tags: book reviews, Christianity
An unblinking, honest appraisal of what it means to be a believing Christian by a major British writer.
Edward Pentin | 30 October 2012 |
tags: Catholic Church, Christianity, Vatican II
The Second Vatican Council was a landmark event whose effects are still being felt in the Catholic Church.
Brother, have you been saved?
Michael Cook | 29 October 2012 |
tags: Christianity, religion
With all sorts of charlatans offering salvation, Christianity's answers are looking more convincing.
Is Man by Nature in Relation to the Infinite?
Robert R. Reilly | 30 August 2012 |
tags: Christianity, Islam, reason
The notion of "let's be reasonable about this" has a long history and a deep meaning behind it.
For Greater Glory
Patrick F. Fagan | 05 June 2012 |
tags: Christianity, film reviews, Mexico
A stirring story of faith and heroism in 1920s Mexico has an unsettling relevance to contemporary America.
A clash of the Titans?
Michael Cook | 10 April 2012 |
tags: atheism, Christianity
A long anticipated debate between the Archpriest of Atheism and the Archbishop of Sydney was a damp squib.
Has Europe lost its soul?
Jonathan Sacks | 19 January 2012 |
tags: Christianity, economic crisis, Judaism
Stabilising the Euro is one thing, healing the culture that surrounds it is another, says the Chief Rabbi of the UK.
British Prime Minister: “We are a Christian country”
David Cameron | 20 December 2011 |
tags: Bible, Christianity, UK
The Bible has given Britain a set of values and morals which it should actively defend, says David Cameron.
Redeeming the dreary
Michael Kirke | 25 October 2011 |
tags: Christianity, literature, ordinary life
When will artists discover the drama and richness of ordinary life?