Blogs

24 Apr 2014

Authorities in Sharjah (UAE, yesterday sought to block lawyers for a British student from accessing evidence of his torture, in contravention of international law.

23 Apr 2014

Seven years ago this week, Ekklesia first published a report entitled 'When the Saints Go Marching Out: Redefining St George for a new era'. Simon Barrow shows how an old story re-told can also help us re-understand the rightful impact of the Gospel in the contemporary era, beyond imperial religion and politics.

23 Apr 2014

The Student Christian Movement has expressed sadness at the death last week of writer and theologian Jim Cotter.

23 Apr 2014

A new report from Amnesty says the Qatari authorities are failing to protect thousands of foreign domestic workers who face severe exploitation.

22 Apr 2014

Government plans for a public register of who owns millions of UK companies are a step forward, but much more action is needed, says Christian Aid.

22 Apr 2014

UN chief Ban Ki-moon and Joint UN-League of Arab States Special Representative Lakhdar Brahimi want Syria to reconsider plans for a June presidential election.

21 Apr 2014

The general secretary of the WCC has expressed solidarity with 5,000 Palestinian men, women and children in Israeli jails.