An interview with Tom Holland, author of In the Shadow of the Sword.
How much longer can the Catholic Church resist change as its influence shrinks?
Robert Webb, star of Peep Show, on why Rowan Williams is his secret crush.
Rowan Williams, the Archbishop of Canterbury, longed to take risks but was thwarted by Church courti
Should American politicians revisit their assumption that God is necessarily a vote-winner?
The retiring leader of the Anglican communion leaves an ambiguous legacy.
Ten of the best pieces on the outgoing Archbishop of Canterbury from the NS archive.
Rowan Williams to stand down at the end of the year to take up position at Magdalene College, Cambri
Why the government is opposing the right of two workers to wear crosses at work.
Listening to Cardinal Keith O'Brien spluttering into the microphone on the Today programme on 5 March, I felt sorry, even embarrassed, for my Catholic friends.
Religion has long been associated with the oppression and denigration of women, yet its appeal to th
Allowing same-sex marriage is equivalent to legalising slavery, claims the head of the Catholic Chur
Keith O'Brien says it's "a perfectly good example of what could happen".
Following a week of attacks, the evolutionary biologist responds to his critics
To hardline atheists, it is now unreasonable and “dramatically peculiar” to argue that religion is n
On the purpose of this voluntary union, the Book of Common Prayer is correct on one of three counts.
The Faith of the Faithless: Experiments in Political Theology
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The Queen says the C of E is the defender of pluralism. But Anglican supremacism has always been mor
Richard Dawkins should be wary of presuming to judge who is a genuine Christian and who isn't.
In complaining about "militant secularisation", Warsi is talking the Catholic leader's language.
The High Court has ruled that local councils can't have prayers on the agenda.
Twenty years after they began ordaining women, Anglicans still haven't taken the final step towards
Evidence suggests that Mitt Romney's religion is less important to voters than it is to reporters.
Modern secular culture has no authority with the political or moral clout to impose a single vision.
Liberal political systems allow space for personal religiosity. Those based on faith will squeeze pe
Anglicans have good reason to be grateful to Elizabeth II. But will the church-state link be quite s
Last month I joined a delegation of MPs and peers to Israel and the occupied Palestinian territories of the West Bank.
“New atheists” like Richard Dawkins are wrong to insist that modern science can no longer be reconci
Today, the torch of anti-papalism has been passed from Protestants to atheists.