Category - transformation

  • March 6, 2017

    Many Christians throughout the world are observing Lent, traditionally a season of spiritual reflection, self-discipline and repentance.

  • November 29, 2016

     November's end. The low season of a terrible year. We have seen suffering in Syria that is all but incomprehensible.

  • August 30, 2016

    A series of 82 portraits by David Hockney portrays his sitters – famous and unknown, adults and children – in an identical format: every subject using th

  • March 1, 2016

    Last Saturday (27 February), what has been described as the “biggest anti-nuclear weapons protest for a generation” took place in central London.

  • October 20, 2014

    Ebola, war, terrorism, injustice, inequality, squalid government, torture. Sometimes the inventory of cruelty and suffering seems overwhelming. The temptation to spiral into despair and the cynicism born of helplessness can assail us all. But sometimes a glimmer comes in the darkness and smallness no longer seems to equal futility.

  • September 17, 2011

    Among the most profound effects of the 11 September terror attacks in the US were the spiritual changes undergone by some people affected.

  • October 17, 2007

    What we need in the Church is not less ambition, but more, argues Giles Fraser. We are charged with the most ambitious calling of them all: to be agents of God’s all-transforming love to the world.

  • September 7, 2007

    The social transformation of the world - alleviating poverty and disease, restoring human rights and religious freedom, bringing peace overcoming prejudice - can only come through spiritual revival, progressive evangelical Jim Wallis has said.