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  • “Donnez-moi une place”: an introduction to the theological ethics of France Quéré 

    Sinclair, David (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-06-01) - Journal article
    David Sinclair first presented this reflection on the writing of the French ethicist France Quéré (1936–95) at the inaugural meeting of the Church of Scotland’s Church and Society Council in order to demonstrate the kind ...
  • Death and the soaps 

    Henderson, Elizabeth M. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-06-01) - Journal article
    In the face of criticism that TV soap operas may not be the best place to debate the way the media covers issues relating to death and dying, Elizabeth Henderson identifies key areas of soaps’ make-up that gives them a ...
  • Getting the wean done 

    Whyte, George J. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-06-01) - Journal article
    In an age when institutional religion is in numerical decline, George Whyte ask why do parents seek baptism for their children? His paper arises from research based on interviews with parents bringing their children to be ...
  • "Father Joe: the man who saved my soul" by Tony Hendra 

    Campbell, Denis (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-06-01) - Book review
    Review of Tony Hendra, Father Joe: The Man Who Saved My Soul (London: Penguin Books, 2004)
  • "Peace, toleration and decay: the ecclesiology of later Stuart dissent" by Martin Sutherland 

    Orchard, Stephen (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-06-01) - Book review
    Review of Martin Sutherland, Peace, Toleration and Decay: The Ecclesiology of Later Stuart Dissent (Carlisle: Paternoster, 2003)
  • "The serenity prayer: faith and politics in times of peace and war" by Elisabeth Sifton 

    Beasley, Ronald (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-06-01) - Book review
    Review of Elisabeth Sifton, The Serenity Prayer: Faith and Politics in Times of Peace and War (London: W. W. Norton & Co., 2004)
  • "Fifty key Christian thinkers" by Peter McEnhill & George Newlands 

    Shaw, D. W. D (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-06-01) - Book review
    Review of Peter McEnhill & George Newlands, Fifty Key Christian Thinkers (London: Routledge, 2004)
  • Discovery theology: reflecting people by the Tay 

    Gammack, George (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-06-01) - Journal article
    George Gammack’s paper emerges from the context of his ministry in the Whitfield area of Dundee. He describes a parish marked by significant levels of deprivation and seeks ways in which to forge a theology relevant to ...
  • Editorial (Vol 13, No 1) 

    Lyall, David (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-06-01) - Journal item
  • Being ecumenical in Scotland today 

    Kesting, Sheilagh M. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-12-01) - Journal article
    Sheilagh Kesting identifies four areas which affect the ecumenical landscape of Scotland: the legacy of centuries of bitter religious division; continuing sectarianism; the dominance of the Church of Scotland (and more ...
  • Port Alegre and after 

    Shanks, Norman J. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-12-01) - Journal article
    In a highly personal paper taking in an account of his own ecumenical formation, Norman Shanks considers both the progress of and outcomes from the 9th Assembly of the World Council of Churches in Porto Alegre, Brazil, and ...
  • A reading of the 9th Assembly: God, in Your Grace, transform the world 

    McGeoch, Graham (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-12-01) - Journal article
    Graham McGeoch considers the 9th Assembly of the World Council of Churches in the context of previous assemblies and of changing circumstances which have required the Council to focus its activities. His paper gives a ...
  • Ecumenical action in the Gorbals 

    Harvey, John (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-12-01) - Journal article
    In the face of huge change in the religious landscape in the Gorbals area of Glasgow, John Harvey reflects on how two very different ecumenical projects – the Gorbals Group Ministry, a base community, and the Bridging the ...
  • All aboard? 

    Franz, Kevin (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-12-01) - Journal article
    Kevin Franz’s paper puts forward two fundamental approaches for ecumencial engagement in Scotland: restoration, that is, seeking by a process of healing to restore what has been lost; and exploration, asking what the ...
  • Rev Professor A. C. Cheyne: a tribute 

    Brown, Stewart J. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-12-01) - Journal article
    Stewart Brown here presents an affectionate portrait of the distinguished church historian A. C. Cheyne (1924-2006), who held the Chair of Ecclesiastical History at New College, Edinburgh from 1964 to 1986.
  • "The man who went into the West: the life of R. S. Thomas" by Byron Rogers 

    Campbell, Denis (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-12-01) - Book review
    Review of Byron Rogers, The man who went into the West: the life of R. S. Thomas (London: Aurum Press, 2006)
  • "Christ and human rights: the transformative engagement" by George Newlands 

    McEnhill, Peter (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-12-01) - Book review
    Review of George Newlands, Christ and human rights: the transformative engagement (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2006)
  • "Looking in the distance: the human search for meaning" by Richard Holloway 

    McEnhill, Peter (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-12-01) - Book review
    Review of Richard Holloway, Looking in the distance: the human search for meaning (Edinburgh: Canongate, 2004)
  • "Go, tell them: thoughts towards a theology of preaching" by Robert Hendrie 

    Shaw, D. W. D. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-12-01) - Book review
    Review of Robert Hendrie, Go, tell them: thoughts towards a theology of preaching (London: St Paul’s Publishing, 2006)
  • Editorial (Vol 14, No. 1) 

    Lyall, David (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-12-01) - Journal item