‘Fake news’

  In my early years as a professional geologist and a Christian, I spent a great deal of time explaining to people who took a literal view of Genesis chapter 1 that the unequivocal discoveries of science pointed to a universe some 13-14 billion years old, and planet Earth about …

Try A Little Tenderness

One of the things that I’ve found myself drawn to time and again over the past year, and especially during times of lockdown, has been the sayings of the Desert Fathers and Mothers. If you’re not familiar with them, these were women and men in the 4th century who took …

Shelly Dennison reviews “Words for a Dying World” edited by Hannah Malcolm

Words for a Dying World. Stories of Grief and Courage from the Global Church. (ed. Hannah Malcolm) Words for a Dying World brings together voices from around the world to consider how we talk about and deal with, climate grief. It is broken down into three sections – As It …