JOHN GEHRING, Catholic program director at Faith in Public Life, writes - in an article first published on Religion News Service - that deploying Communion as a bludgeon to selectively sanction elected officials on a single issue is not the answer...

DAVID LINCICUM, associate professor of theology at the University of Notre Dame in the US, looks, in an article first published on The Conversation, at what ancient Christian scholars said about the idea of reparations for those held in slavery...

In an article first published on Religion News Service, MICHAEL WEAR, founder of US-based Public Square Strategies, LLC, and an adviser to PACE’s Faith In/And Democracy initiative, argues for philanthropic organisations to engage in a greater way with faith-based organisations...

MARK SILK, a columnist with Religion News Service, says there's been a shift in way US evangelicals view climate change...

STUART FOX and EKATERINA KOLPINSKAYA, authors of 'Religion and Euroscepticism in Brexit Britain ', write, in an article first published on The Conversation, writes about how the "religious vote" in the UK is being transformed...

US Catholic commentator CHARLES C CAMOSY, himself involved in organising an amicus brief from Catholic theologians in support of the Nonhuman Rights Project's legal attempts to free Happy the Elephant from captivity in the Bronx Zoo, looks at why animal ethics is a hot theological issue...

In an article first published on The Conversation, BENJAMIN ISAKHAN, professor of international politics at Deakin University in Australia, looks at what the deadly fire at Baghdad's Ibn al-Khatib Hospital reveals about Iraq's heathcare system...

US Catholic commentator THOMAS REESE, in an article first published on Religion News Service, writes about why it's time for US forces to leave Afghanistan...

As Australia and New Zealand marked Anzac Day on 25th April, HAL BISSET reflects on the meaning of the commemoration - in particular, what it means with regard to Indigenous Australians...

In an article marking the eighth anniversary of the Rana Plaza collapse in Bangladesh, BONNIE GRAHAM, ethical fashion coordinator at Baptist World Aid Australia, calls for your help in ending forced labour in the cotton industry...

CHARLIE DATES, senior pastor at Chicago’s Progressive Baptist Church and an affiliate professor at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, reflects on what the verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin might mean...

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