It is no coincidence that the big debate over the nature of society – the red Tory/blue Labour exchange – is driven by people who do God and is largely a response to theologians like Alasdair MacIntyre. Like it or not, the voice of the theologian is back in the public square.
—Giles Fraser, from his commentary in the Guardian on Archbishop Rowan Williams’ recent article challenging government officials on issues of social justice and human welfare.
by Trent Gilliss, senior editor
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