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“You are the salt of the earth. But if salt loses its ZING, how will it be made salty? It then has no further use than to be thrown out and stomped on.” Matthew 5:13 (Scholars’ Version) Thinking aloud about religion: a personal polemic by Peter Turner We believe Jesus was a real flesh and […]

This is a copy of the talk given by Professor Bridget Anderson in June 2016 to the European Christian Anarchist conference. She is Professor of Migration and Citizenship at Oxford University and director of COMPAS (Centre on Migration, Policy and Society.) Zingcreed is proud and pleased to be given this script to publish, and hopes […]

“If Christianity is to receive a rejuvenation it must be by other means than any now being used. If the church in the second half of the 20th century is to recover from the injuries she suffered in the first half there must appear a new kind of preacher. The proper, ruler-of-the-synagogue type will never […]

There are some splendid Quotes out there that are too good to simply file away in Zingcreed’s “Quotes” Post. They are words that resonate with me: things I wish I had said myself or descriptions that seem to fit Zingcreed. Some are a tad embarrassing because they make this blog sound important, “prophetic”(!) even, which it isn’t. […]

“A warm welcome to Zingcreed, the only religious blog with more questions than answers. This Post is extracted from an article written by a Canadian minister who was a keen supporter of the Liberation Theology movement of Latin America in the 1970’s. I think it is worth reprinting as his points are still valid today. […]

“Welcome to the Zingcreed blog, where the slogan is “More Jesus, Less Christianity, no God”. Follow Zingcreed on its mission to explore areas where no Christian has gone before! In solidarity, Peter Turner, M.A., M.Sc.” It seems to me the main points about Jesus’ ministry are:- (i) he was talking to the Jews, and had […]

I was saddened by the loss of Rev David Jenkins, once Bishop of Durham, and Australian journalist Richard Neville on 4th September 2016. I never met either of them, but both of them had an enormous influence on me in my younger days. Jenkins achieved notoriety in the UK when he said he didn’t believe […]

Pokemon Go, the latest I.T. game has been condemned by leading Hindus in India because they feel it offends their vegan sensitivities. In case you don’t know, a vegan is someone who has an extreme vegetarian diet: no animal products are allowed at all. No dairy, no meat or fish, no honey, no eggs. Strict Hindus […]