Conservatives claim Christ as one of their own. But he was the unemployed son of two asylum-seekers with all the personal traits of a modern revolutionary.
Theresa May is being urged to ban him. Free speech demands she shouldn’t.
A quick glance at American history could give non-believers hope for the future.
What do you do in a country where you have to belong to a religion?
Two recent cases show the progress being made by stem-cell researchers – but their work is still und
“I have been shocked to see people spit at Muslims”
Here’s hoping, anyway...
Nothing for Europe to crow about.
“I don’t believe we have extremist groups in Tower Hamlets”
Next year is the 400th anniversary of the publication of the King James Bible. This landmark of the most loved book ever published in English will be marked in numerous ways.
Opponents of the so-called Ground Zero mosque are giving the perpetrators of the 11 September attack
Writer and former prime minister to debate role of religion in Toronto.
Now the Pope has gone home, the left needs to rediscover the courage of its convictions.
Pope Benedict XVI ignores the role of religion in the rise of the 20th century’s totalitarian regime
The Archbishop of Canterbury emphasises Anglo-Catholic unity and urges the gathered bishops to lead
Addressing a group of laypeople and religious leaders, the Pope avoided controversy and emphasised h
It’s been a damp squib so far. Does opposition to the papal visit come only from a liberal metropoli
Those planning to protest the Pope's visit are not instinctively anti-Catholic. But justice demands
“I suspect the sex abuse scandal has been greatly exaggerated”.
At Westminster Hall in London, on the very spot where England's last absolute monarch was convicted of torture and tyranny, the world's most absolute dictator presumes to lecture our present leaders on the sins of the democrat
Detailing the Freedom of Information exchanges with the FCO.
Will the Pope address the impact that the Enlightenment has had on his Church?
Is this the Pope's hidden plan?
“Understanding Islam” is a very welcome new initiative from the Coexist Foundation.
Freedoms of speech do not excuse giving the largest soapbox to the most egregious orator.
Tens of thousands of victims have now come forward to confirm that they were abused by Catholic priests. Apologies have been made by the pontiff, and millions of dollars have been paid out by the Vatican in compensation.
The Catholic Church claims the privileges of statehood, which gives it huge advantages over other re
Cardinal Keith O'Brien claims BBC is biased against 'Catholicism in particular'.
The American televangelist wedded God and politics in way that lives on in the American right today.