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What does loathing of the hijab really mean?
The question that scandalised America
Why do we think the Dalai Lama is a living saint?
The vanished world of Singer's Warsaw
Noordin Top, leader of al-Qaeda in the Malay Archipelago, has been shot dead in Indonesia. But there
Sarkozy and Stiglitz say we should measure well-being instead of GDP. Bhutan shows how it can all go
Zimbabwe's president shows no sign of going. How does this "devout Catholic" square his crimes with
Listen to him – even if you can’t stand him
Should the right not to be offended have a place in the statute book?
Our annual God issue is always a bestseller, yet there are many NS readers who think we should have
The co-author of the new book Does God Hate Women? discusses patriarchy, the burka and capitalism
The Dalai Lama has more in common with a teenage girl than you'd expect
Authors Benson and Stangroom dismantle the logic of those who cite religion to justify the perpetuat
If Sarkozy banned the burqa, he himself would be oppressing the women who wear it. Making something
The Ryan Commission has revealed decades of child abuse within institutions run by the Irish Catholi
Contrary to what evangelical rationalists preach, it is perfectly possible both to be modern and to
The voices of young Muslims must be harnessed to combat Islamic extremistism in Britain, argues the
Pope Benedict's visit to the Holy Land is a bold step towards healing past wounds and pushing inter-
The life of the Islamic cleric who shaped Saudi Arabia
International pressure may have set Roxana Saberi free, but the plight of seven Iranian Baha'is, imp
The Mormon community can rightfully boast a long association with technological advancement, from th
While congregation numbers continue to slide, a Church of England social networking website aims red
Observations on sainthood
Even bankers deserve a little forgiveness from the Lord above
The Church of Scotland stance on stem cell research has proved religious conviction and scientific d
In the third of our series on faith and charity, the chief executive of
Of all the popes I have known