A new book by the conservative blogger Rob Dreher asks whether Christians should turn their back on society – is he right?
Doubtless Welby’s supporters will find such a description rude to the point of impiousness – but for those of us who live in an uncloistered world, the most significant indicators of his true nature lie first in his appearance.
Something beneath the surface is shifting in the Catholic Church regarding its attitude to gay people, as its Synod on the Family gets underway.
The state has retreated - leaving religious groups to take the strain. That has to change.
LGBT rights should be our Cool Pope's next frontier.
Why Pope Francis has used the subject of climate change on his visit to the US to reach out.
This weekend, revellers will pay £43 to throw coloured powder paint around, but with little understanding of Holi’s religious or social dimensions.
The former Archbishop of Canterbury reflects on the politics of Pope Francis.
I'm not one to believe in the invisible sky person, but even I sometimes wonder whether I might be going to Hell.
Is America heading for theocracy? How worrying is the rise of the Tea Party? Christopher Hitchens and Richard Dawkins discuss God and US politics.
The feminist activist and writer Esther Broner called Judaism's old patriarchal order into question by writing her own women's ceremony for Passover.