In a world where we have weaponised emotions, where everything I am saying to you is motivated by love and anything you’re saying against me must only be explicable by hatred, Michael Ramsden argues there is but one deterrent and that it is to be found in the life and teachings of Jesus Christ.
Amidst the political turmoil of our world whether it be Brexit or North Korea, climate change or debates about the legal status of life in the womb, we live in disconcerting times. Here in Britain, we observe worrying trends of a burgeoning mental health crisis and a dramatic increase in knife crime amongst young people…
We are discomfited by the fact that truth, by definition, is exclusive. That is what truth claims are at their core. To make an assertion is to deny its opposite.
Questions about the concept of moral absolutes have never been more important, argues Tanya Walker, as she examines what Christianity and atheism have to say on the issue.