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Being Honest to God - the conference talks in print

July 1st 2014 saw the publication of five talks given to the joint PCN Britain and Modern Church conference marking the 50th anniversary of John Robinson’s book, Honest to God.  The conference took place in November 2013 at The Hayes, Swanwick.

News    Thursday 26th June, 2014

Seeing Jesus Again with New Eyes

Can Christians learn from the way others see them?  At a recent PCN conference, Mark Townsend, author of Jesus Through Pagan Eyes, suggested that his progressive Christian audience could learn from the insights of the New Druidism.

News    Wednesday 18th June, 2014

Think of Christianity as a verb rather than a noun

The proposal was made by Dave Tomlinson, author of How to be a Bad Christian and a Better Human Being, when he addressed the Newbury local group of the PCN network.  Group convenor, Maria Grace, sent us this report.

News    Thursday 24th April, 2014

Report on “Truth, Lies and the Spirit Level”

This was a conference, held in York on Friday 31st January, which examined poverty and inequality in Britain today and revealed some of the misconceptions that are commonly held about the poor.  It was organised by PCN member, Jenny Jacobs, who has written this summary of the talks given.

News    Monday 17th February, 2014

A Journey of Faith: Moving On

A new Lent course in five parts has been written by John Churcher, vice chair of PCN Britain and is available free of charge.

News    Wednesday 29th January, 2014

Church trials over gay marriage

Keith Day of the United Methodist Church in North America writes about its battles over gay marriage

Blog    Tuesday 28th January, 2014    

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