Shaping debate on religion in public life.


Barbara Ridpath reflects on some of the concerns addressed in the original Malvern conference of 1941, and their relevance today ahead of  Malvern 2017: Faith, Belief and Nation-building. You can be forgiven if you do not know much about the 1941 Malvern Conference. In spite of the inclusion of papers from the likes of TS […]

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Malvern Q&A | Elaine Graham

by Elaine Graham

08/05/2017 08:53

Ahead of the forthcoming consultation Faith, Belief and Nation-building, we’re asking some of the participants a few quick-fire questions to give you a flavour of their interests and thoughts… Elaine Graham is Grosvenor Research Professor of Practical Theology at the University of Chester What have you been working on recently? Ideas of public theology as a form […]

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Have you heard of the term VUCA? I thought it was perhaps something you catch in a swimming pool, but apparently it is military jargon to characterise the times in which we now live. It stands for: Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity, and Ambiguity. This term is the buzzword of the corporate world: VUCA is the zeitgeist, […]

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