In a report for the Church Urban Fund, Paul Bickley argues that churches tackle the relational deficit blighting deprived communities.
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Ben Ryan looks at the appointment of Chris Patten to advise the Vatican on communications.
Ben Ryan looks at the Catholic Church's synod on the family and what it might mean for Francis and the media
Nick Spencer asks what the darknet tells us about human nature and progress
Daniel Sturridge is one of a growing number of players who openly celebrate their faith on and off the pitch, but is this necessarily a good thing?
Birmingham is about a failure to balance distinctiveness, local leadership and community involvement with national educational priorities
Guest blogger David Barclay from the Contextual Theology Centre writes on the launch of the Church Credit Champions Network.
Populist parties fill the void left by mainstream politicians
Ben Ryan argues enforcing the labeling of Halal meat is an odd line to draw when you look at the evidence.
Guest blog from Jonathan Chaplin on his vision for what a Christian Britain would look like
Guarding against religious belief to protect the march of reason and civilization is pointless - those dreams are already over.
There are always risks in baptising power, but that doesn't mean religion should be private
Paul Bickley argues against a knee jerk reaction to alledged "taking over" of Birmingham schools by Muslims
So the director promised - but hasn't he just proved the very relevance of the Bible today?
Is evolution quietly becoming a religion?
Elizabeth Oldfield argues that fear of our differences shouldn't push religion from public space