Martin Henry

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John Scottus Eriugena, who used to adorn the £5 note  is the only speculative thinker with the reputation of being a serious theological interpreter of Christianity that Ireland has produced

It is a curious fact that Ireland, despite its over 1,500 years of Christianity, has produced only one speculative thinker with the reputation of bein(...)

Friedrich Nietzsche: “Pure spirit is pure lie.” Photograph: Hulton Archive/Getty Images

With the approach of the 500th anniversary of the year traditionally taken to mark the start of the Reformation (1517), it might be worth reflecting a(...)