The Common Good

Trevor Grundy

Trevor Grundy writes for Religion News Service.

Blog Posts by Trevor Grundy

Posted by Trevor Grundy 5 days 2 hours ago
“In Ireland,” says a character in a 1904 George Bernard Shaw play, “the people is the Church, and the Church is the people.”But not so much anymore.On May 22, voters in this once deeply Roman...
Posted by Trevor Grundy 2 weeks 4 days ago
The country’s first women-only mosque will open in Bradford, a 19th-century industrial boomtown and one of the most heavily Muslim-populated cities in the U.K., the Muslim Women’s Council announced....
Posted by Trevor Grundy 8 weeks 4 days ago
The Church of England’s commitment to advance the cause of women took another step forward March 26 with the appointment of Rachel Treweek, 52, as the next Bishop of Gloucester in the southwest...
Posted by Trevor Grundy 8 weeks 6 days ago
Tens of thousands of people in Leicester — England’s most religiously diverse city — are getting ready to honor the memory of a long-despised English king with a ceremony that testifies to the...
Posted by Trevor Grundy 9 weeks 1 hour ago
Schools run by a conservative Christian sect called the Exclusive Brethren are under investigation following claims by former teachers that they were required to use science textbooks with pages...