As theological debates on sexuality and marriage become more and more central, many Christian denominations are being asked to clarify their views.
How can we know when instead of promoting the gospel in our context, we are merely reflecting the cultural and sub-cultural norms of our context?
The concern of the artist is to penetrate psychologically in the scenes of Old and New Testament.
The deepening partisan ideological divide in all sectors of US society will mean that governance will most likely lurch from one extreme to another. This will have major ramifications for the church and mission.
God will use for good what Satan means for evil. He works on a different schedule.
There are three great benefits of art, which every Christian should embrace: beauty, truth and imagination.
It hurts when people’s grievances seem to inevitably hit the most visible targets in the church, which tends to be those who lead and preach.
The danger of deception lies not only in the fact that we are not what we appear to be, but also in ending up believing that we are something other than our true selves. A review of “Smoke and Mirrors” (2016).
This request shows that when the Pope talked about all religious people being “children of God” he did not simply mean members of the human family.
2.1 billion people of world’s population has little or no Gospel access. Christ-followers should be outraged by this spiritual injustice.
As a preacher, I sometimes feel overwhelmed by the expectations of others.
The US withdrawal will make climate change solutions more difficult, and climate catastrophe more likely. The decision is unjust, immoral and unworthy of a great nation.
“The Handmaid’s Tale” portrays the nightmare of a society governed by fanaticism and intolerance.
Imagine having to choose between facing death in a war-torn country, or escaping and leaving loved ones behind.
“It’s no more difficult to be a Christian singer than a Christian banker or anything else”, says artist Jonathan Veira in an interview about fame, art, work and the faith that inspires him.
Some churches get very upset if the preacher uses any humour in the pulpit. Other churches esteem humour above all else that comes from the pulpit.
A number of Muslim groups are actively seeking a Caliphate, although their conceptions of it differ. These groups include Al-Qa’ida, Daesh (IS), Hizb ut Tahrir, and the Muslim Brotherhood.
We should not only see the tares or weeds, the negative, but also remind ourselves of the positive things God is doing, the wheat.
The UK election raises two potential problems for Christians. One is not taking it seriously enough. The second is taking it too seriously.
Answers to 5 of the most common questions.
The word rosary means “crown of roses”. The conviction behind this expression is that Mary has revealed that each time people say a “Hail Mary” they are giving her a rose.
Robots are on the point of being used in areas as diverse as taxi driving, construction, manufacturing, journalism and medicine.
As Christians living in Europe, we have a unique opportunity to be salt and light in genuine, courageous and simple ways.
Will Eisner invented the comic for adults in 1978 with a story about the crisis of faith of a Jewish immigrant.
Honor and shame are prominent in Majority World cultures, where these moral values form the ‘operating system’ of everyday life. People avoid disgrace and seek status in the eyes of the community.
There is no doubt that one of the greatest challenges Malta has faced in recent years has been coping with the influx of migrants from North Africa and the Middle East.