26th December 2021
The age of innocents
Although the feast of the Holy Innocents may seem like an interruption to our Christmas festivities, it can bring us to a fuller appreciation of the gift of the incarnation, suggests Mark Dowd.
1st May 2020
The breath of God: Coronavirus and theodicy
The question of how a loving, all-powerful God could have created a world in which so many people suffer is one with which people at all stages of belief have wrestled, especially during coronavirus.
13th November 2019
A conversation with the author of a powerful novel about the six Jesuits killed in El Salvador on 16 November 1989 prompted Mark Dowd to reflect deeply on the final few hours of the martyrs’ lives.
21st April 2015
Fruit of the earth
Environmental themes have been notably absent from the televised debates between party leaders ahead of the UK General Election, but we should not consider them to be marginal issues. Mark Dowd fashions an ecological lens through which voters can look at the choices with which they will be faced on 7 May.
Type any words in the box below to search Thinking Faith for content containing those words, or tick the ‘author’ box and type in the name of any Thinking Faith author to find all of his or her articles and reviews. You can also narrow your search by selecting a category from the dropdown menu.