What is Crucible?
Crucible makes a tremendous contribution to the Church's
social responsibility work, pulling together some of the best
practitioners and thinkers in the field. In my view, a subscription
is a vital tool for all who have a concern for the Church's
Chair of the Crucible Editorial
Crucible is the Christian journal of social ethics. It
is produced quarterly, pulling together some of the best
practitioners, thinkers, and theologians in the field. Each issue
reflects theologically on a key theme of political, social,
cultural, or environmental significance.
It is edited by John Atherton, in collaboration with the Church
of England's Division of Mission and Public Affairs; the William
Temple Foundation and the Department of Theology and Religious
Studies, Chester University.
Past issues (still available) have tackled:
- Morality and the local community
- Ethics and the State
- Wellbeing in the 21st century
- Pastoral Encounters and boundaries
- Theology and Ethics
- Islam in Britain
Every issue contains reviews of books relevant to the social