Opinion

Test the spirits’ on gay issue

REV. GEORGE EVES, rector of St Mark's Church in Saint John, New Brunswick, recently published a book entitled Two Religions, One Church, and circulated...

Christianity ‘untrue, unethical,’ charges feminist

AS A POST-CHRISTIAN feminist, Ms. Hampson raises two fundamental questions about Christianity: Is it true? Is it ethical? Her answer to both questions is...

Group Yes muses musically on life

THE MUSICAL GROUP, YES, was one of the standard bearers of the '70s genre of musical excess known as progressive rock. Neo-classical song structures...

Hectic lives can seem like busy holiday airports

IT WAS A NEW YORK-MIAMI flight, and it was turning out badly. Snow at La Guardia airport forced passengers to switch to JFK, where...

Sharing responsibility for Third World debt

THE RECENT SERIES of financial crises in Asia have brought the issue of Third World debt once again to the forefront of the global...

Gay debate could foreshadow split, says book

Two "incompatible and competing religions" within the Anglican Church of Canada make schism a real possibility, warns a new book aimed at influencing General...

Christian’s faith not ‘reasonable, rational’

THE STORY OF EASTER is an outrageous one. On Friday, a man was executed and buried. On Sunday, he was alive again, and out...

End of the world in sight?

IF YOU ARE NOT convinced the world will end but cannot ignore the possibility, or if you believe the end of the world is...

Hard questions behind the Morrison-Mills case

IT'S NOT THE WAY one would choose to have the proverbial 15 minutes of fame but then again that was probably the furthest thing...

Encounters of the interfaith kind

MICHAEL INGHAM'S BOOK is intellectually stimulating and practically useful - an excellent starting point for interfaith encounters. Bishop Ingham reviews the history of...

Quirky, offbeat film will delight

MAYBE IT'S JUST by chance that the paper has opened to this page and you are reading this review. Maybe you prayed that if...

Concern for this world at heart of Judeo-Christian tradition

THE PEACEABLE KINGDOM is an ancient "last days" biblical motif, with this-worldly implications: The wolf shall live with the lamb, the leopard shall lie...

Love God, neighbour together

THE CRISIS IN OUR churches today, say the authors, and the challenge that must be overcome if the church is to survive and thrive...