Why Catechesis?Jarred Mercer on why catechesis matters
'What gets changed in the Eucharist? Sam gets changed.""Change is what the Christian assembly is after when it gathers for prayer" reflects Bryan Cones.
"There is enough food for everybody but not everybody is getting enough"In this extract from his recentbook Bread of Life in Broken Britain Charles Pemberton outlines some of the complexities at the heart of the growth of food bank use.
Your Radiant (Instagrammable?) FaceDominic White, OP, asks if Christian theology can move us from selfie anxiety to real radiance.
Five questions a teacher asks about JesusMark Chater offers five questions which Jesus poses for teachers
Coming to SCM Press this Autumn/WinterHere's a taste of what to look out for from SCM Press in the next few months.
Fragments for Fractured TimesNicola Slee on why she was drawn to create a book of fragments, and why she hopes that each fragment will prove bigger than the whole.
Finding Jesus in the StormIn an extract from the introduction, John Swinton introduces his book Finding Jesus in the Storm: The Spiritual Lives of Christians with Mental Health Challenges
Ecclesianarchy is coming … ready or notJohn Williams on why the pandemic might prove the perfect catalyst for a much-needed move towards 'ecclesianarchy'.
Does the Bible have anything to say about mental health?Isabelle Hamley introduces her co-edited book The Bible and Mental Health
Leap Over the Wall or PerishInspired by the work of missiologist John V Taylor, Cathy Ross, co-author with Jonny Baker of Imagining Mission with John V. Taylor, imagines three pictures of what church could look like.
"We need Bishop Wilfred Wood's Voice More Than Ever"Last year, we published a blog piece by A.D.A. France-Williams on the life and legacy of Bishop Wilfred Wood. In case you missed it, we're re-posting it here.
Are churches complicit in the rise of the far right?Ulrich Schmiedel and Hannah Strømmen on their new book The Claim to Christianity: Responding to the Far Right.
Four books to look out for this summer....We've got looks to look forward to this summer. Here's a taste of just four books that are on the way...
Simon Cuff on his new book 'Only God Will Save Us'Fr Simon Cuff introduces his new book 'Only God Will Save Us: The Nature of God and the Christian Life'