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    Soundbites for the Sexual Revolution

    In the huge changes western society has gone through in attitudes to sex the church has tended to be very poor both at telling the deep story of human sexuality and at... Read more
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    Taming Technology

    Last week I received an email from my kids’ school explaining why from September phones & other mobile devices are going to be banned: Read more
  • Andrew, Roger, Sam & Wendell image

    Andrew, Roger, Sam & Wendell

    That as he approaches the significant point of turning 40 Andrew should be developing a more mature political philosophy is reassuring – perhaps all my efforts have... Read more
  • Who’s Converting Who? image

    Who’s Converting Who?

    The Government's announcement that it intends to ban 'gay-conversion therapy' has won plaudits. But whether it is a move that will really help people or is rather merely... Read more
  • Surrogacy: Equality or Complementarity? image

    Surrogacy: Equality or Complementarity?

    With Andrew’s conference on Complementarity beginning today, this – from a lesbian and a gay man – seems especially relevant. Surrogacy raises many issues about... Read more
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    Today in Parliament

    To those who are pro-choice restricting abortion rights is incomprehensible – an attack on the fundamental rights of women. For those of us who are pro-life it is... Read more
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    Weddings Redux

    OK, a couple of weeks on and the dust has settled. I've barely been on social media the past few months so when I posted on the Royal Wedding was unaware of the minor... Read more
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    Curry’s on Fire!

    Whether or not you watched the wedding of Harry and Meghan on Saturday you will surely have heard about the preaching of Michael Curry. While we’ve expressed much... Read more
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    Weddings Royal

    The wedding tomorrow of Harry & Meghan provokes many reactions – curmudgeonly comments from the more republican, excited gushings from the more royalist. The narrative... Read more
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    Not Pinker, but Brighter

    There seems to be a sudden surge of optimism in what is so often a depressing world. Stephen Pinker has told us how everything is getting better, thanks to the... Read more