Niamh Middleton Blog
It’s Not as Bad as You Think: Women in Catholicism
Source: It’s Not as Bad as You Think: Women in CatholicismRead more.
Non-Religious Women in the Church: In my last post I mentioned that, as a feminist theologian, I often find myself
However, female theologians from the secular sphere face their own particular challenges, and these challenges are both new and uniqueRead more.
The X Factor Pope
When I read in the New York Times that Rolling Stone magazine had premiered a pop/rock track from an albumRead more.
The Confederate Flag and the Fight to End Racism
If you don’t understand the interconnections between all forms of prejudice, if you don’t understand what ‘white privilege’ means, youRead more.
Marriage Equality, Pope Francis and Mary McAleese
The resounding ‘yes’ to marriage equality that resulted from Ireland’s referendum on the subject has provoked a great deal ofRead more.
The Surrogacy Red Herring: Referendum on Marriage Equality
She Needs Her Mother For Life, Not Just For Nine Months Why is the the ‘No’ side in the marriageRead more.
Piers, Madonna and the Double Standard
http://fsrinc.org/node/1673Religion and Feminism After Madonna’s scary and dangerous fall at the recent Brit awards, Piers Morgan wrote anRead more.
Mary Magdalene: The Most Misunderstood Woman in History?
Up until the 1960s, Mary Magdalene was officially a ‘sinful woman’ in Roman Catholicism. In twentieth century Ireland, for example,Read more.
- Evangelicals and Evolution: Closing the Gap 26th September 2018
- The Widow’s Tale: How I Almost Lost My Faith 12th March 2018
- My Thoughts on the Mary McAleese Affair 12th March 2018
- Religious Indoctrination Irish Style (Part 2) 19th October 2017
- My Take on the Stephen Fry/Blasphemy Affair 6th May 2017