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Members of the Progressive Christianity Network seek a credible and inclusive way to follow Jesus.
We are unafraid to question traditional church teaching; we value contemporary thought and recent biblical understanding. We do not offer a set of answers but we invite you to join us in asking the questions.

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The Fear of God

Richard Holdsworth argues that being possessed with a fear of God is not a state to be inculcated in our young. And he finds support for his view that at least some Biblical passages on the subject have…

Blog    Tuesday 13th October, 2015    Author: Richard Holdsworth

PCN Trustees send letter of support to Canadian minister on heresy trial

PCN is concerned about the wish to put doctrinal boundaries around what constitutes good leadership in the church.  PCN holds that the way we behave towards others is the fullest expression of our faith.  We applaud the Christian work that Gretta Vosper is doing in her church and we are not offended that she rejects traditional concepts of God.

News    Thursday 17th September, 2015

PCN launches the Marcus Borg Memorial Fund

In the latest edition of Progressive Voices, the chair of PCN Britain, Adrian Alker, appeals for donations towards a series of annual lectures in honour of a remarkable teacher and friend of PCN who died this year.

News    Tuesday 15th September, 2015


Have your say on whether PCN’s Eight Points are a help or a hindrance to open Christianity.  One of our trustees fears they read too much like a creed.

News    Wednesday 9th September, 2015

After the Fountain - Poetry and Faith

In this report on PCN Britain’s 2015 spring conference in London, Tony Rutherford reflects on the message and the wit imparted by our speaker, Rev’d Canon Mark Oakley.

News    Friday 4th September, 2015

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