Violence

Image: What do we make of finding religion in foxholes?

What do we make of finding religion in foxholes?

The immediacy of war can make people more open to realities they usually ignore in peacetime.

Image: Life and Faith: Holy War?

Life and Faith: Holy War?

CPX takes an unflinching look at claims that religion is a major cause of war and violence.

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The church must confront domestic abuse

Churches should urgently consider commissioning a study into domestic violence in their midst.

Image: Ending religion won’t end the conflict

Ending religion won’t end the conflict

Michael Bird on why the problem of evil is not just a religious one but a human one.

Image: Life and Faith: War

Life and Faith: War

100 years on from the start of World War I how do we remember and interpret what happened?

Image: Christianity and violence: why “thick” religion promotes peace

Christianity and violence: why “thick” religion promotes peace

Miroslav Volf discusses the causes of violence and why he believes more religion promotes peace.

Image: Life and Faith: Lies, Love and Hitler

Life and Faith: Lies, Love and Hitler

Elizabeth Avery Scott discusses Dietrich Bonhoeffer and her new play Love, Lies and Hitler

Image: Life and Faith: Christianity and persecution

Life and Faith: Christianity and persecution

Life and Faith discusses the worldwide persecution of Christians and why it doesn't make the news.

Image: Anzac Day and the enduring hope of Christianity

Anzac Day and the enduring hope of Christianity

Sacrifice unites both Anzac Day and Christianity, says Simon Smart.

Image: Life and Faith: International Women’s Day

Life and Faith: International Women’s Day

This IWD, Life & Faith shines a spotlight on Domestic Violence within the Christian community.

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War and non-violence

Stanley Hauerwas offers a rationale for non-violence.

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Revenge is not so sweet

Zero Dark Thirty & Django Unchained have a lot to teach about the pointlessness of seeking revenge.

Image: The Old Testament: A context for Violence

The Old Testament: A context for Violence

Iain Provan discusses the violence found in the Old Testament.

Image: Religion, Violence, History and the Old Testament

Religion, Violence, History and the Old Testament

Iain Provan talks to CPX about a variety of topics relating to the Old Testament.

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The myth of religious violence

William Cavanaugh explains why the claim that religion leads to violence doesn't stack up.

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