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Religion and Well-being: Assessing the Evidence

It is often reported that religion is good for 'well-being'. This report evaluates the evidence from nearly 140 academic studies.

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Can religion make us wiser? Becoming Wise by Krista Tippett reviewed

Theos Director Elizabeth Oldfield reviews Krista Tippett's new book "Becoming Wise".

St Augustine: A saint for all seasons

Toby Hole reviews two big books about one big thinker

The EU Referendum: How Should We Decide?

Ben Ryan reviews a booklet by Andrew Goddard, aimed at Christians thinking about the EU referendum


God and the EU: Faith in the European Project

Ben Ryan welcomes this attempt to introduce some serious political theology into the EU debate

God Is No Thing – an interview with Rupert Shortt

Nick Spencer and Joseph Ewing sat down with Rupert Shortt, author of God is No Thing, which explores the coherence of the Christian faith.

This Is London: Life and Death in a World City

Religion is a important sub-ploy in Ben Judah's journey through a diverse yet dis-integrated metropolis


Theology and Economics

Nick Spencer listens to economists talking to theologians and theologians talking to economists. Kind of.

Music, words and spirit

Nick Spencer listens to the spirit of the world's most performed living composer.

Islam in Liberalism

Simon Perfect reviews a controversial new book by Joseph Massad


The Name of God is Mercy

A review of Pope Francis' new book: 'The Name of God is Mercy'

The Soul of Doubt

Nick Spencer reviews Dominic Erdozain's 'The Soul of Doubt: The Religious Roots of Unbelief from Luther to Marx'

When the Professor Got Stuck in the Snow

Nick Spencer reviews a comic novel seriously.


God and Churchill

Toby Hole reviews a new book exploring the Christian influences on Britain's most famous Prime Minister

How good we can be: Ending the Mercenary Society and Building a Great Country

Ben Ryan reviews Will Hutton's 'How good we can be: Ending the Mercenary Society and Building a Great Country'

The Territories of Science and Religion

Nick Spencer reviews Peter Harrison's recent book "The Territories of Science and Religion"

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