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Transfiguration and the ballot box

John Churcher sheds light on the story of the transfiguration of Jesus as an example of Jewish midrash. It means that Jesus is the new Moses. And it provides a lesson as we go to cast our votes in May.

Blog    Wednesday 25th February, 2015    Author: John Churcher

Religion and DNA research

The Reverend Dr Giles Fraser is brave, compassionate and knowledgeable. I respect him greatly. So when I find myself disagreeing with him, I do so fearing that I might have missed his point, writes Andy…

Blog    Thursday 5th February, 2015    Author: Andy Vivian

Farewell Marcus

PCN Britain has learned with great sadness of the death of the American theologian and pastor, Marcus Borg.

News    Thursday 22nd January, 2015

Val Webb tour to be hosted by PCN groups

Australian author and theologian, Dr Val Webb, makes a welcome return visit to the UK this April, with speaking engagements from Stirling to Truro.

News    Thursday 15th January, 2015

The rush to church at Christmas

Having spent his ministry in Lincolnshire parishes, Neil Russell shares a few thoughts why the swollen congregations at Christmas soon fade away.

Blog    Wednesday 24th December, 2014    Author: Neil Russell

Gretta Vosper interviewed on radio

Before leading a non-theist liturgy in the chapel of Somerville College, Oxford, Gretta Vosper spoke to Charles Nove, presenter of Radio Oxford's Sunday morning Faith Show, about her beliefs.

Blog    Tuesday 4th November, 2014    

Reactions from the conference floor 2

The Canadian minister and theologian, Gretta Vosper, came to the UK in September 2014 at the invitation of PCN Britain and the Sea of Faith Network. She was accompanied by her husband, hymn writer, Scott…

Blog    Wednesday 29th October, 2014    

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