Category - sin

  • October 3, 2011

    Some 80 million Reformed Christians across the world have been marking the 25th anniversary of a historic declaration that racism is a sin.

  • November 18, 2010

    "Sex and violence" is a hot-button phrase that if often used without thinking. But what do sex and violence really have to do with one another? Christians should be untangling the connection between them, but instead we seem to be contributing to the confusion.

  • May 18, 2010

    Some Christians throw around the word "sin" fairly unthinkingly, while others have become rather embarrassed by it. To talk about "sin" clearly and justly, we need to address the confusion of both society and churches around two major issues - sex and violence.

  • February 7, 2010

    I had an interesting exchange on Twitter yesterday with, amongst others, Ruth Gledhill from The Times.

  • April 18, 2007

    Simon Barrow asks how we can regain and sense of proportion, love and justice in arguments about the Bible and many other things in church and public life.

  • March 11, 2007

    A Scottish Christian group has contrived a novel way of asking whether the new Tory leader is for real.