Welcome to the new Ekklesia website

EKKLESIA IS PLEASED to be launching its new website for a new year – our twentieth in operation as a pioneering think-tank (and now change network) on beliefs, ethics and politics. This is the fourth redesign since we appeared on the web in 2002. It also marks a...

School suspensions in England at record levels

AS the school year ends and a new government sets priorities, a clearer picture emerges of a growing problem in England’s schools, with the most vulnerable children most at risk of falling out of school, and 4,100 children sent home every day. The Who’s Losing...

WCC welcomes peace efforts in Sudan

WORLD COUNCIL OF CHURCHES (WCC) General Secretary. the Rev Prof Dr Jerry Pillay has welcomed positive developments in ongoing talks between the warring parties in Sudan. “The call for a ceasefire and the encouragement of dialogue among the conflict parties represent...