Here are columns our staff write for the Otago Daily Times. The links to full articles will take you to the ODT website.
Discovering God on the pilgrimage of Christian faith
Chris Holmes’ latest article on Faith and Reason asks “Who is God and What is God like?”
Click here to read the full article https://www.odt.co.nz/opinion/discovering-god-pilgrimage-christian-faith
Speaking to the people
Tim Cooper’s latest article on Faith and Reason explores how “significant disrupters” use new technology to get their point across.
Click here to read the full article” https://www.odt.co.nz/opinion/speaking-people
Easter Story Confronts us with Reality of the World
Professor James Harding writes about how Easter is losing its mystery on our collective imagination.
View the full article here: https://www.odt.co.nz/opinion/easter-story-confronts-us-reality-world
Should the stripping of Jesus be labelled sexual abuse?
Professor David Tombs writes about the #ChurchToo movement in the wave of the #MeToo movement.
View the full article here: https://www.odt.co.nz/opinion/should-stripping-jesus-be-labelled-sexual-abuse
Christmas celebrates Light of the world
Paul Trebilco writes about the transforming power of light
View the full article here: https://www.odt.co.nz/opinion/christmas-celebrates-light-world
Warmongering a failure of imagination, courage and faith
Murray Rae writes about New Zealand’s acceptance of the industry of war.
View the full article here: https://www.odt.co.nz/opinion/warmongering-failure-imagination-courage-and-faith
Deeply rooted attitudes entangle us all
Derek Woodard-Lehman writes about the “hard sayings” of Jesus and the harsh realities of sexual violence.
View the full article here: https://www.odt.co.nz/opinion/deeply-rooted-attitudes-entangle-us-all
Human words of scripture bear God’s voice
Christopher Holmes writes about the power of the Bible.
View the full article here: https://www.odt.co.nz/opinion/human-words-scripture-bear-god%E2%80%99s-voice
Beginnings are easy, continuing is hard
When life is hard going, we can learn from Martin Luther, writes Tim Cooper.
View the full article here: https://www.odt.co.nz/opinion/beginnings-are-easy-continuing-hard