God’s Babies

 – Natalism and Bible Interpretation in Modern America Religion is a wildcard in shaping birth rates. The normal factors that affect “ideal family size” e.g. women’s education & access to contraception, don’t much influence affluent American fundamentalists who (wrongly) interpret Bible verses like “be fruitful and multiply” as a divine …

How does the Church of England decide whether investment in fossil fuels is ‘ethical’?

Bishop David Atkinson has been very active on environmental matters in recent years. He was on the Board of Operation Noah, but has now retired from that post. The attached paper is a contribution he made to Operation Noah’s Bright Now campaign about disinvestment from fossil fuels. This divestment movement …