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When philosophy needed Muslims, Jews and Christians alike
Understanding other religions is fundamental to citizenship
If Aquinas is a philosopher then so are the Islamic theologians
What, if anything, makes an all-good god less absurd than an all-evil one?
Religion without belief
What can we learn from the mediaeval attitude to pagans?
Hinduism has not just one creation story, but many – one for each universe
How much does it matter whether God exists?
Belief in supernatural beings is totally natural – and false
How wonder – the linchpin of inspiration and inquiry – makes humans unique
What does it mean to be ‘called’ to a religious vocation?
To heaven and back
Still seeking omega
Religion helps forge communities and gives us purpose. How will we replace it?
What place does God have in an affluent, suburban world? A pastor explores
Inside the mind of God
Benjamin Grant Purzycki
Can God lie?
Dallas G Denery II
Houses of the holy
The god effect
Russia’s sacred land
A drop in the sea
How wonder works
How to hobble religion
Godless yet good