Tag: Theology

Reviews – Resurrection Year and A Force of Will

Some books are hard to read. Some books are hard to read because the subject matter is challenging on a sympathetic level; you feel the pain the author describes, you understand intellectually what he/she is trying to communicate. Some books

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Church of Scotland Evangelicals Organise

I’ve received the following press release. Statement from the gathering of Church of Scotland Evangelicals Perth Letham St Marks 14 June 2013 Press Release Many evangelicals within the Church of Scotland are deeply concerned about the current crisis over the

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Hope’s Song

Coherent theology from Veggie Tales and Rebecca St James. “And if it is true, what does it change?” – Exactly the question everyone needs to answer

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The Perfect Couple?

A fascinating piece on the Leadership Journal website. I’m probably violating numerous copyright laws by reproducing most of it, but it’s highly pertinent to the discussions we have here. Recently, a young couple started coming to our church. They’re very

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Human Sexuality Group Appoints Advisors

The House of Bishop’s Human Sexuality Group has appointed three advisors. New advisers were appointed to the House of Bishops advisory group on human sexuality this week. The three new members are the Rev Dr Jessica Martin, Priest-in-charge of Duxford, Hinxton and

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Osborne Report Published

Back in the 80s, before the publication of “Issues”, the Church of England commissioned a report on homosexuality. The so-called “Osborne Report” (named as such because it’s chair was the Rev June Osborne) was never formally published back then, but

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