Ian Paisley preaches to the 12,000 strong congregation at the King’s Hall in Belfast on the 40th anniversary of the free Presbyterian Church. Photograph: Pacemaker

A gifted preacher with a coruscating turn of phrase, Ian Paisley was a compelling religious leader, whose energy, deep faith and passionately-expresse(...)

An investigation into Bob Jones University’s handling of sexual abuse complaints will be allowed to resume. Photograph: Chris Keane/The New York Times

An investigation into Bob Jones University’s handling of sexual abuse complaints will be allowed to resume, the university and investigators ha(...)

Understanding the change in Ian Paisley has thrown even the most astute commentators off course. How did the demagogue whose constant rant was: “Never(...)