“One of the most eloquent quiet stares in human history”: Denial of Peter (detail) by Carl Heinrich Bloch

People working to relieve human suffering in conflict zones can face difficult choices. Notwithstanding their moral principles, in practice they will(...)

Diarmaid MacCulloch, professor of the history of the Church at Oxford University: fell away from the church after being prevented from progressing beyond the post of deacon

Changing Attitude Ireland, a Church of Ireland group which promotes equality for LBGT people, has been invited to appear before the Church of Ireland (...)

The Church of Ireland Select Committee on Sexuality was criticised today for having no gay members. The 16- member Committee was set u(...)

Having written the acclaimed A History of Christianity: The First Three Thousand Years , and(...)